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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 74 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -13
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.47% 4.20% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 24.00% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 17
Median daily rate £394 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £238 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £18.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
81 125 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.68% 17.51% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 98 37
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.33 £39.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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
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 31 August 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
Kidlington - 2 £394 -
Oxford -17 1 - - 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Migration
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) SOA
6 6 (30.00%) Network Design
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (25.00%) Time Management
7 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) CCNA
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) C++
7 5 (25.00%) HTML
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) Perl
7 5 (25.00%) PHP
7 5 (25.00%) Change Management
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (25.00%) Back Office
7 5 (25.00%) Finance

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 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) VPLS
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 5 (25.00%) Back Office
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (25.00%) AWS Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Software Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) EPoS
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) 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%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (25.00%) Time Management
4 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.00%) Test Management
5 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C#
1 5 (25.00%) C++
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) F5
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat