The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 17 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.63% 4.27% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 18.87% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Median daily rate £275 £208 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.72%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 53 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 28.13% 22.65% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 29
Median daily rate £363 £272 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.39% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £465 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Slough

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 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 Slough region with a requirement for LAN.

1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) F5
2 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 4 (28.57%) BIG-IP
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) PMP
5 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) CCDA
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) SNMP
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) HIPAA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (14.29%) HSRP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) BIG-IP
4 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) SNMP
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 2 (14.29%) HSRP
6 2 (14.29%) TACACS
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support
3 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) WAN Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (28.57%) PMP
4 3 (21.43%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) Informatica