The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 8 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.71% 4.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 30.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.53 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +11.42%
LAN
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.29% 14.49% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £21.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Juniper
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Broadband
3 7 (70.00%) ISDN
3 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Network Management
4 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Wireless
5 5 (50.00%) Network Design
6 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) WLAN
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Broadband
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) ISDN
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Support
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper Support
4 3 (30.00%) Network Support
4 3 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Management
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (50.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk