The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 13 16
Contract jobs citing LAN 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 5.19% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.38% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £80 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £85.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +580.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.98 £20.25 £19.68
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 16.16% 33.77% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 6
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £85.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +580.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Data Security
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (50.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
4 2 (33.33%) Games
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) DMZ

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Apple