The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing LAN 16 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.59% 1.60% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.75% 11.25% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 12
Median daily rate £650 £366 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.47% +2.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £425 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £185.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.81 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.25% -11.25%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.11% 14.21% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 46
Median daily rate £350 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £137 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +49.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.75 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.00 £185.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 11 £650 +59.50%
Kidlington - 1 - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 17 (85.00%) WAN
2 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Juniper
5 7 (35.00%) Migration
5 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (35.00%) JNCIP
6 6 (30.00%) F5
6 6 (30.00%) Network Design
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (20.00%) Network Security
8 4 (20.00%) Time Management
8 4 (20.00%) Brocade
8 4 (20.00%) JNCIA
8 4 (20.00%) JNCIS
8 4 (20.00%) HIPAA
8 4 (20.00%) Junos
8 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (20.00%) Web Filtering
8 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (15.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) Junos
3 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) VPLS
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) OpenScape
6 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) WLAN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Back Office
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Juniper Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (20.00%) Web Filtering
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) JNCIP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CCDP
5 1 (5.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) HIPAA
1 4 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
2 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (30.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (20.00%) Brocade
4 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Sophos
7 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks