The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 29 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Contract jobs citing LAN 40 6 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.99% 0.84% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.49% 5.56% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 4 14
Median daily rate £406 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -7.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 108 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.60% 15.06% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 37 68
Median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.20 £8.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for LAN.

1 44 (83.02%) WAN
2 39 (73.58%) Cisco
3 34 (64.15%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (50.94%) Windows
5 26 (49.06%) Firewall
5 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
5 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
6 21 (39.62%) ITIL
7 20 (37.74%) CCNP
7 20 (37.74%) DHCP
8 16 (30.19%) VLAN
9 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
10 13 (24.53%) Windows 10
10 13 (24.53%) Cisco Prime
10 13 (24.53%) CCIE
11 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
11 12 (22.64%) Office 365
12 11 (20.75%) F5
12 11 (20.75%) Incident Management
12 11 (20.75%) VoIP
13 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
14 9 (16.98%) CCNA
14 9 (16.98%) Juniper
14 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
14 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (16.98%) Change Management
15 8 (15.09%) Network Security
15 8 (15.09%) MPLS
15 8 (15.09%) VPN
15 8 (15.09%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (83.02%) WAN
2 26 (49.06%) Firewall
3 20 (37.74%) DHCP
4 16 (30.19%) VLAN
5 11 (20.75%) VoIP
6 9 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (15.09%) MPLS
7 8 (15.09%) Network Security
7 8 (15.09%) VPN
8 7 (13.21%) ATM
8 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (13.21%) DNS
9 5 (9.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (9.43%) Wireless
10 4 (7.55%) ADSL
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (7.55%) DMZ
10 4 (7.55%) NAS
10 4 (7.55%) SAN
10 4 (7.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Architect
2 12 (22.64%) Network Architect
3 11 (20.75%) Network Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Coordinator
5 6 (11.32%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Voice Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) J2EE
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows 10
3 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.21%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.55%) Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Unix
6 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Incident Management
3 9 (16.98%) Change Management
4 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Presales
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Network Design
7 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.77%) Service Management
10 1 (1.89%) Fault Management
10 1 (1.89%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (64.15%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (49.06%) SC Cleared
2 26 (49.06%) Security Cleared
3 20 (37.74%) CCNP
4 13 (24.53%) CCIE
5 9 (16.98%) CCNA
6 6 (11.32%) MCSA
6 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.55%) CCSA
8 3 (5.66%) CCSE
9 2 (3.77%) Degree
9 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.89%) CCDA
10 1 (1.89%) CCDP
10 1 (1.89%) CCVP
10 1 (1.89%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (9.43%) ISA Server
3 5 (9.43%) UAG
3 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (24.53%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (9.43%) FortiGate
3 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Cisco
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) F5
4 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
4 9 (16.98%) Juniper
5 6 (11.32%) Forcepoint
5 6 (11.32%) VMware
6 5 (9.43%) NCR
7 4 (7.55%) Altiris
7 4 (7.55%) Blue Coat
7 4 (7.55%) Nokia
7 4 (7.55%) Remedy
8 3 (5.66%) Aruba
8 3 (5.66%) Citrix
9 2 (3.77%) Aerohive Networks
9 2 (3.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (3.77%) Brocade
9 2 (3.77%) HP
9 2 (3.77%) Infoblox
9 2 (3.77%) Riverbed