The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing LAN 31 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.92% 2.67% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.72% 14.81% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 10
Median daily rate £400 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -17.24%
LAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 108 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.41% 18.03% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 83 47
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

LAN
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Bridgend +2 9 £438 -2.77%
Cardiff +14 7 £325 +16.07% 1
Newport -3 3 £356 +22.84% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £313 -
LAN
Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for LAN.

1 39 (82.98%) Cisco
2 35 (74.47%) Firewall
3 28 (59.57%) WAN
4 26 (55.32%) SC Cleared
4 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
5 25 (53.19%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (44.68%) CCNP
7 20 (42.55%) Intel Security
8 16 (34.04%) Fortinet
9 14 (29.79%) Change Control
10 9 (19.15%) CCNA
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) Windows
11 8 (17.02%) Wireless
12 7 (14.89%) ITIL
13 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.64%) C
14 5 (10.64%) MS Office
14 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
14 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
15 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
16 3 (6.38%) Juniper
16 3 (6.38%) Genesys
16 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
16 3 (6.38%) VPN
16 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (6.38%) Project Management
16 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
16 3 (6.38%) Line Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 35 (74.47%) Firewall
2 28 (59.57%) WAN
3 8 (17.02%) Wireless
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (6.38%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
5 3 (6.38%) VLAN
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
6 2 (4.26%) Broadband
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.26%) DHCP
6 2 (4.26%) DNS
6 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.13%) HSRP
7 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Network Engineer
2 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (25.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Network Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) IT Technician
8 2 (4.26%) Rollout Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Switch Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) CESG
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Change Control
2 7 (14.89%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) Business Development
3 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.38%) Line Management
3 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
3 3 (6.38%) Project Governance
3 3 (6.38%) Project Management
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
4 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma
4 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.13%) Migration
5 1 (2.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) SC Cleared
1 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 25 (53.19%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (44.68%) CCNP
4 9 (19.15%) CCNA
5 2 (4.26%) APMP
5 2 (4.26%) HNC
6 1 (2.13%) CCDP
6 1 (2.13%) CCIP
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) MCITP
6 1 (2.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.13%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco
2 20 (42.55%) Intel Security
3 16 (34.04%) Fortinet
4 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.38%) F5
6 3 (6.38%) Genesys
6 3 (6.38%) Juniper
6 3 (6.38%) NICE Systems
7 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.26%) VMware
8 1 (2.13%) Altiris
8 1 (2.13%) Aruba
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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