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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing LAN 20 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.73% 2.53% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 20.83% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 0
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£371 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £369 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.86% +13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £185.00 £38.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+383.66% +155.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
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
70 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.56% 12.15% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 25 22
Average daily rate £390 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £139 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Average hourly rate £23.44 £18.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.70% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.20 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £185.00 £38.70 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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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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 -17 11 £381 +17.48%
Bicester - 1 £163 -
Abingdon - - - -
Thame - - - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 36 (97.30%) WAN
2 20 (54.05%) Cisco
3 12 (32.43%) VoIP
3 12 (32.43%) Windows
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
6 9 (24.32%) ITIL
6 9 (24.32%) Firewall
7 8 (21.62%) MPLS
7 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
8 7 (18.92%) Migration
9 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 6 (16.22%) Project Management
9 6 (16.22%) VMware
10 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (13.51%) Wireless
10 5 (13.51%) MS Office
10 5 (13.51%) SAN
10 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) CCNA
11 4 (10.81%) CCNP
11 4 (10.81%) VPN
11 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.81%) SAP
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.81%) DTV
11 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
11 4 (10.81%) Electronics
11 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (2.70%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) WAN
2 12 (32.43%) VoIP
3 9 (24.32%) Firewall
4 8 (21.62%) MPLS
5 5 (13.51%) SAN
5 5 (13.51%) Wireless
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (10.81%) VPN
7 3 (8.11%) DNS
7 3 (8.11%) ADSL
7 3 (8.11%) NAS
8 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
8 2 (5.41%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (5.41%) VLAN
8 2 (5.41%) WLAN
8 2 (5.41%) DHCP
8 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.70%) ISDN
9 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.81%) Electronics
3 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Network Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Deskside Support
7 1 (2.70%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Manager
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) DTV
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.70%) NetWare
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Service Management
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.41%) ITSM
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.41%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CCNA
3 4 (10.81%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.70%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.81%) SAP
4 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.11%) Juniper
5 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
5 3 (8.11%) F5
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) Novell
7 1 (2.70%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.70%) Kaseya
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