The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 42 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing LAN 20 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.81% 2.64% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 12.11% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 14
Median daily rate £458 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.06% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £220 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.52% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -4.10%
LAN
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 223 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.00% 21.84% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 122 93
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £11.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the Reading region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Reading

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Reading region.

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for LAN.

1 38 (66.67%) WAN
2 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (56.14%) Cisco
4 26 (45.61%) CCNP
5 23 (40.35%) WLAN
5 23 (40.35%) Telecoms
6 21 (36.84%) Firewall
7 17 (29.82%) MPLS
8 12 (21.05%) CCIE
8 12 (21.05%) Juniper
8 12 (21.05%) Network Security
9 11 (19.30%) VPN
10 10 (17.54%) Network Design
10 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
11 9 (15.79%) F5
11 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
11 9 (15.79%) DNS
12 8 (14.04%) CCNA
12 8 (14.04%) Internet
12 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
13 7 (12.28%) IPsec
13 7 (12.28%) VLAN
13 7 (12.28%) Windows
14 6 (10.53%) VoIP
14 6 (10.53%) HP
14 6 (10.53%) Wireless
14 6 (10.53%) VMware
15 5 (8.77%) Migration
15 5 (8.77%) BGP
15 5 (8.77%) DHCP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) PaaS
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (66.67%) WAN
2 23 (40.35%) WLAN
3 21 (36.84%) Firewall
4 17 (29.82%) MPLS
5 12 (21.05%) Network Security
6 11 (19.30%) VPN
7 9 (15.79%) DNS
8 8 (14.04%) Internet
9 7 (12.28%) IPsec
9 7 (12.28%) VLAN
10 6 (10.53%) VoIP
10 6 (10.53%) Wireless
11 5 (8.77%) BGP
11 5 (8.77%) DHCP
12 4 (7.02%) Broadband
12 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
12 4 (7.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (7.02%) PSTN
12 4 (7.02%) SAN
12 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (40.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) LAN Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Network Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.26%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) WLAN Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Firewall Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Middleware
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) IVR
2 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.75%) CCTV
3 1 (1.75%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) Solaris
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Network Design
2 5 (8.77%) Migration
3 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.02%) Project Management
3 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.02%) Service Management
3 4 (7.02%) SIEM
4 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (5.26%) Product Management
4 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (3.51%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.51%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.51%) SOA
5 2 (3.51%) Validation
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (59.65%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (45.61%) CCNP
3 12 (21.05%) CCIE
4 8 (14.04%) CCNA
5 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) CCA
6 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCDA
7 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) CCENT
8 1 (1.75%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.75%) CCVP
8 1 (1.75%) CISSP
8 1 (1.75%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.75%) MCP
8 1 (1.75%) PMP
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) XenApp
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) Juniper
3 9 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 9 (15.79%) F5
4 6 (10.53%) HP
4 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) Aruba
7 3 (5.26%) Huawei
8 2 (3.51%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.51%) IBM
8 2 (3.51%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.51%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (3.51%) Splunk
8 2 (3.51%) TippingPoint
9 1 (1.75%) Avaya
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
9 1 (1.75%) Mitel
9 1 (1.75%) Sophos
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