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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing LAN 30 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.26% 3.96% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.44% 26.92% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 5
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£360 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £232 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.98 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -12.72%
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
128 78 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.18% 14.72% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 39 21
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.60 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £22.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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 -12 12 £355 +9.23%
Banbury 0 4 £275 -38.88% 2
Thame - 1 - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 50 (89.29%) WAN
2 27 (48.21%) Windows
3 25 (44.64%) Cisco
4 23 (41.07%) Firewall
5 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
7 14 (25.00%) Finance
8 12 (21.43%) CCNA
9 11 (19.64%) VPN
9 11 (19.64%) Wireless
10 10 (17.86%) Linux
11 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.29%) Network Design
12 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (12.50%) Security Architecture
13 7 (12.50%) Information Security
13 7 (12.50%) Project Management
13 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 7 (12.50%) CISSP
14 6 (10.71%) RHCE
14 6 (10.71%) Juniper
14 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
14 6 (10.71%) CCNP
14 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.71%) CentOS
14 6 (10.71%) Open Source
14 6 (10.71%) iptables
14 6 (10.71%) Puppet

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (5.36%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (89.29%) WAN
2 23 (41.07%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) Wireless
3 11 (19.64%) VPN
4 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.93%) DNS
6 4 (7.14%) Internet
6 4 (7.14%) DHCP
6 4 (7.14%) VoIP
7 3 (5.36%) OSPF
7 3 (5.36%) BGP
7 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (3.57%) ADSL
8 2 (3.57%) MPLS
9 1 (1.79%) WLAN
9 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.79%) Multicast
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Windows
2 10 (17.86%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) CentOS
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) Network Design
2 7 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 7 (12.50%) Project Management
2 7 (12.50%) Information Security
3 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.71%) Open Source
4 5 (8.93%) Security Management
5 4 (7.14%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.36%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.57%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.43%) CCNA
3 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.50%) CISSP
5 6 (10.71%) RHCE
5 6 (10.71%) CCNP
6 5 (8.93%) ISSAP
7 2 (3.57%) CCVP
8 1 (1.79%) PMP
8 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.79%) MCSE
8 1 (1.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) iptables
3 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Cisco
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.71%) Juniper
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.57%) F5
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