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 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 17 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.89% 3.50% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.32% 23.64% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 10
Median daily rate £450 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £291 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.03% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
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
88 110 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.94% 14.82% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 65 26
Median daily rate £338 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +93.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £25.00 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £38.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -5 5 £450 +20.00% 1
Banbury 0 3 £345 -31.00%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 22 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) Migration
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 6 (27.27%) Network Design
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 6 (27.27%) SOA
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) C#
5 5 (22.73%) C++
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) Perl
5 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
5 5 (22.73%) Back Office
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Time Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
2 4 (18.18%) Wireless
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Back Office
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 5 (22.73%) AWS Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Network Design
2 6 (27.27%) SOA
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Time Management
4 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Test Management
5 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
1 5 (22.73%) C++
1 5 (22.73%) Java
1 5 (22.73%) Perl
1 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNA
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) JNCIP
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat