The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 14 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.22% 2.67% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 40.00% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £600 £400 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.72%
LAN
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 10 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 13.91% 6.67% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 37
Median daily rate £575 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the Luton region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Luton

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Luton region.

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 6 (50.00%) IaaS
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Marketing
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media
6 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media