The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing LAN 48 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.13% 2.08% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.95% 15.25% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 26
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£325 £390 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £333 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.40 £99.40 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.49% +531.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £21.84 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £175.00 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +2.77%
LAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
301 177 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.60% 13.63% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 103 169
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 30
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +6 6 £475 +26.66%
Guildford - 6 - - 1
Epsom - 4 £360 -
Redhill - 3 £320 -
Chertsey - 2 - -
Woking +8 1 £405 - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Caterham - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 63 (91.30%) WAN
2 35 (50.72%) Windows
3 33 (47.83%) Cisco
4 31 (44.93%) VMware
5 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
6 23 (33.33%) Firewall
7 22 (31.88%) DNS
8 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
10 18 (26.09%) MS Office
10 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
11 16 (23.19%) VPN
12 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (20.29%) DHCP
13 14 (20.29%) VoIP
13 14 (20.29%) ITIL
13 14 (20.29%) Juniper
14 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
15 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
15 12 (17.39%) SQL
15 12 (17.39%) CCNA
16 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
16 11 (15.94%) Telecoms
16 11 (15.94%) Kalman Filter
17 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
17 10 (14.49%) SAN
18 9 (13.04%) SLA
19 8 (11.59%) CCNP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (26.09%) MS Office
2 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 63 (91.30%) WAN
2 23 (33.33%) Firewall
3 22 (31.88%) DNS
4 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
4 16 (23.19%) VPN
5 14 (20.29%) DHCP
5 14 (20.29%) VoIP
6 10 (14.49%) SAN
7 8 (11.59%) SSL
7 8 (11.59%) Internet
8 7 (10.14%) IP Telephony
8 7 (10.14%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (10.14%) MPLS
9 6 (8.70%) LDAP
9 6 (8.70%) SMTP
10 5 (7.25%) Network Security
10 5 (7.25%) Ethernet
11 4 (5.80%) ISDN
11 4 (5.80%) Wireless
12 3 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (15.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Automotive
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Network Support
7 3 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Storage Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Flash
1 3 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) IVR
2 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) AS400
3 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.45%) Wiki
3 1 (1.45%) CCTV
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Windows
2 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.14%) UNIX
6 7 (10.14%) Linux
7 6 (8.70%) Solaris
8 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.35%) CentOS
9 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.90%) SUSE
11 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.45%) Android
11 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (10.14%) ITIL V2
4 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.80%) ITSM
6 4 (5.80%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Time Management
6 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.35%) Information Security
7 3 (4.35%) Change Management
7 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.90%) Transition Management
8 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.90%) Service Management
8 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) Perl
2 6 (8.70%) Python
2 6 (8.70%) C
2 6 (8.70%) C++
2 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (17.39%) CCNA
3 8 (11.59%) CCNP
4 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) CCDA
5 2 (2.90%) PMP
5 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.90%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.90%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.45%) MCDST
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.45%) Degree
6 1 (1.45%) APMP
6 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.45%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) GxP
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.70%) Sendmail
4 4 (5.80%) XenApp
4 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.35%) Firmware
5 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (8.70%) MAILsweeper
2 5 (7.25%) SCCM
3 3 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.35%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.45%) WSUS
4 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.45%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Cisco
2 31 (44.93%) VMware
3 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.29%) Juniper
5 8 (11.59%) Websense
5 8 (11.59%) Blue Coat
6 7 (10.14%) HP
6 7 (10.14%) Avaya
6 7 (10.14%) NetApp
6 7 (10.14%) Citrix
7 6 (8.70%) McAfee
8 5 (7.25%) Apple
9 4 (5.80%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.35%) Brocade
10 3 (4.35%) Kaseya
10 3 (4.35%) LANDesk
10 3 (4.35%) Symantec
10 3 (4.35%) IBM
11 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £13 - £21.8 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Telecom-Pro Services
Rate: From £12 to £18 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago