The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Staines region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.59% 3.05% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 33.33% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £360 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £299 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.78% -6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.77% 9.14% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £360 £310 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -15.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
LAN
Surrey

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Staines

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 5 (45.45%) CCIE
5 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) UNIX
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) vSphere
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) NetApp
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (18.18%) IBM
8 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) VBScript
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) BIG-IP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Intranet
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Network Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Support Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) VMS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) MOF
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCIE
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Nokia
6 1 (9.09%) Symantec
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) Crossbeam
6 1 (9.09%) Riverbed