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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 8 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 10.58% 5.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.56% 19.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£398 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
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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
36 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 34.62% 28.18% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 16
Average daily rate £398 £338 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +1.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (94.44%) CheckPoint
2 17 (94.44%) MPLS
2 17 (94.44%) VPN
2 17 (94.44%) DNS
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) SMTP
2 17 (94.44%) Windows 7
3 16 (88.89%) HTTP
4 14 (77.78%) MS Visio
4 14 (77.78%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) CCNA
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (33.33%) MCITP
7 2 (11.11%) Back Office
8 1 (5.56%) BGP
8 1 (5.56%) DMZ
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper
8 1 (5.56%) CCNP
8 1 (5.56%) VoIP
8 1 (5.56%) WLAN
8 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 14 (77.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (94.44%) MPLS
2 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) SMTP
2 17 (94.44%) VPN
2 17 (94.44%) DNS
3 16 (88.89%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) DMZ
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) WLAN
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
1 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Network Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Project Consultant
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
1 17 (94.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (33.33%) MCITP
2 6 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) CheckPoint
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper