The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Maidenhead region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 19 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.18% 4.49% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £80 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £85.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 27.06% 29.21% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 8
Average daily rate £338 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £156 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £85.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
LAN
Berkshire

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 11 July 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) MobileIron
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (27.27%) WSUS
7 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (27.27%) Symantec
7 3 (27.27%) BGP
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (27.27%) ITSM
7 3 (27.27%) Data Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) SAN
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) LDAP
6 2 (18.18%) DMZ
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) SMTP
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) RIP
7 1 (9.09%) OSPF
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Japanese Language
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) French Language
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
3 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
2 4 (36.36%) MobileIron
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 2 (18.18%) Infoblox
4 2 (18.18%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix