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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.88% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 7.14% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +93.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
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
18 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.25% 8.97% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 10
Median daily rate £425 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £246 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
5 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) hybris
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) CCENT

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) ICMP
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) RIP
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCENT
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (14.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) hybris
1 1 (14.29%) Progress
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore