The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 34 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.14% 1.46% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.53% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
Median daily rate £488 £325 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £450
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 £16.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.18%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.98% 13.87% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 28
Median daily rate £375 £238 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -39.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £142 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £368 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.85 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) Time Management
5 5 (29.41%) Network Design
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) IaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (17.65%) SaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) Back Office
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) PMI

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (23.53%) IaaS
3 3 (17.65%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
4 2 (11.76%) Junos
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Network Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) PMI
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Network Design
2 5 (29.41%) SOA
2 5 (29.41%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Application Rationalisation
4 2 (11.76%) Informatics
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Web Filtering
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Design
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
1 3 (17.65%) PMP
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
2 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) HIPAA
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
3 2 (11.76%) Brocade
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.76%) Juniper
3 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto
3 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.76%) Sophos