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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.16% 1.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £190 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £18.52
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +26.92%
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
17 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.83% 6.88% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
Median daily rate £300 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

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 6 May 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 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) hybris
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
7 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (11.11%) 802.1X

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 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) ICMP
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) RIP
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) High Availability
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCENT
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (11.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) hybris
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Progress