The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 14 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.31% 1.03% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 3.85% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £313 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
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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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 22.41% 26.80% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 5
Average daily rate £325 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Server
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) NAS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) FTP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) FTP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PC Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) PC Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Server
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) EMC
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
Newbury, Berkshire
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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