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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 42 21
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -21
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 3.34% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 21.43% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 5
Median daily rate - £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
LAN
Oxfordshire

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
52 56 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.57% 15.60% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 10
Median daily rate £400 £316 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -19.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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
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 30 August 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat