The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 35 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing LAN 24 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.82% 3.61% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.43% 31.25% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 1
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£390 £375 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% +44.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £185.00 £37.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+393.33% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.06 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +25.37%
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
74 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.76% 11.54% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 19 22
Average daily rate £390 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
Average hourly rate £185.00 £14.50 £10.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1175.86% +35.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 13 £390 +20.18%
Banbury +1 4 £394 -21.25% 1
Bicester - 1 £163 -
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) VoIP
4 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.59%) MPLS
7 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 7 (20.59%) Wireless
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
7 7 (20.59%) Migration
8 6 (17.65%) Project Management
9 5 (14.71%) Service Management
9 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
9 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
10 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
10 4 (11.76%) Logistics
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.76%) VPN
10 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
10 4 (11.76%) CCNA
10 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (8.82%) Juniper
11 3 (8.82%) HP
11 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
11 3 (8.82%) CCNP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) GroupWise
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (35.29%) VoIP
3 11 (32.35%) Firewall
4 7 (20.59%) MPLS
4 7 (20.59%) Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (11.76%) VPN
6 3 (8.82%) ADSL
7 2 (5.88%) VLAN
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (2.94%) DMZ
8 1 (2.94%) OSPF
8 1 (2.94%) BGP
8 1 (2.94%) SAN
8 1 (2.94%) WLAN
8 1 (2.94%) ISDN
8 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.94%) NAS
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Network Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Design Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Deployment Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) NetWare
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
2 7 (20.59%) Migration
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Service Management
4 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
5 4 (11.76%) Logistics
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Network Design
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.94%) ITSM
8 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (8.82%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) vSphere
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.82%) Juniper
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) F5
3 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Novell
5 1 (2.94%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.94%) Kaseya
Banbury
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 15 days ago