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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 6 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.35% 9.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 54.55% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £195 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £378 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -2.32%

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
22 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 35.48% 38.71% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £195 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £41.13 £21.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% +37.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017, 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 12 (92.31%) Juniper
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) Network Security
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 10 (76.92%) Broadband
3 10 (76.92%) ISDN
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (69.23%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) Network Design
4 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (61.54%) Network Management
6 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) e-Health
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
8 1 (7.69%) Citrix
8 1 (7.69%) DNS
8 1 (7.69%) SSL
8 1 (7.69%) DHCP
8 1 (7.69%) IPsec
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security
8 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (7.69%) SSH

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 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) Network Security
1 11 (84.62%) VPN
1 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Broadband
2 10 (76.92%) ISDN
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Support
2 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
5 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Network Support Technician
5 2 (15.38%) Network Technician
5 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall Support
6 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) e-Health
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Network Design
3 8 (61.54%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Juniper
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto