The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.23% 0.56% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 5.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £494 £175 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.14% -65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £175 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £175 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.03% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
LAN
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.95% 11.30% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 15
Median daily rate £413 £185 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.97% -47.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £446 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (20.00%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Product Management
1 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Infor
1 1 (20.00%) SAP