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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 48 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing LAN 40 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.90% 1.96% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 13.37% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 20
Average daily rate
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£363 £415 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.65% +56.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £515 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £17.40 £22.40 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.32% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.76 £13.75 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £175.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.06 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +25.37%
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
280 187 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.30% 14.69% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 90 147
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 36
Average hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £116.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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
Epsom - 9 £370 - 2
Camberley +7 4 £475 +26.66%
Guildford +2 4 - -
Chertsey - 2 - - 1
Woking +7 1 - - 2
Leatherhead -5 1 - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 3
Staines - - - - 4
Weybridge - - - -
Egham - - - -
Caterham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 71 (91.03%) WAN
2 47 (60.26%) Cisco
3 35 (44.87%) VMware
4 32 (41.03%) Windows
5 31 (39.74%) Firewall
6 27 (34.62%) DNS
7 25 (32.05%) Active Directory
8 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (28.21%) Juniper
10 21 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
12 19 (24.36%) VPN
13 18 (23.08%) CCNA
13 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (21.79%) SSL
15 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
15 16 (20.51%) SQL
15 16 (20.51%) ITIL
15 16 (20.51%) Blue Coat
16 15 (19.23%) MS Office
16 15 (19.23%) DHCP
17 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (16.67%) NetApp
18 13 (16.67%) VoIP
18 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
18 13 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
19 12 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
19 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
19 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
20 11 (14.10%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.56%) Lync
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Office
2 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 71 (91.03%) WAN
2 31 (39.74%) Firewall
3 27 (34.62%) DNS
4 19 (24.36%) VPN
5 17 (21.79%) SSL
6 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
7 15 (19.23%) DHCP
8 13 (16.67%) VoIP
9 12 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (14.10%) Network Security
11 10 (12.82%) SAN
12 9 (11.54%) Internet
13 8 (10.26%) IPsec
13 8 (10.26%) LDAP
13 8 (10.26%) SMTP
14 7 (8.97%) IP Telephony
15 6 (7.69%) MPLS
16 5 (6.41%) Wireless
16 5 (6.41%) Ethernet
17 4 (5.13%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Automotive
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (23.08%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Network Analyst
3 8 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Security Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Network Support
7 4 (5.13%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Consultant
8 3 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) Flash
3 1 (1.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.85%) IVR
2 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) AS400
3 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.28%) Wiki
3 1 (1.28%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.03%) Windows
2 18 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.54%) UNIX
5 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.26%) Solaris
6 7 (8.97%) Linux
7 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.85%) CentOS
9 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.56%) SUSE
10 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.28%) Android
11 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (11.54%) Time Management
4 7 (8.97%) ITIL V2
5 5 (6.41%) ITSM
5 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.13%) Information Security
6 4 (5.13%) Migration
6 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.13%) Project Management
7 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.56%) Network Design
8 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.56%) Transition Management
8 2 (2.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
2 8 (10.26%) Perl
2 8 (10.26%) Python
2 8 (10.26%) C
2 8 (10.26%) C++
3 4 (5.13%) VBScript
3 4 (5.13%) VB
4 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (23.08%) CCNA
3 9 (11.54%) CCNP
4 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.56%) JNCIP
6 2 (2.56%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) CCDA
6 2 (2.56%) PMP
6 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MCSE
7 1 (1.28%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.28%) APMP
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) GxP
System Software
1 25 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.26%) Sendmail
4 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.13%) XenApp
5 3 (3.85%) Firmware
5 3 (3.85%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) MIMEsweeper
1 8 (10.26%) MAILsweeper
2 5 (6.41%) SCCM
3 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.13%) WSUS
4 3 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.28%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.28%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 47 (60.26%) Cisco
2 35 (44.87%) VMware
3 22 (28.21%) Juniper
4 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 16 (20.51%) Blue Coat
6 13 (16.67%) NetApp
7 10 (12.82%) Websense
8 9 (11.54%) McAfee
8 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
9 7 (8.97%) HP
10 6 (7.69%) Citrix
10 6 (7.69%) Avaya
11 5 (6.41%) SolarWinds
12 4 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
13 3 (3.85%) Symantec
13 3 (3.85%) Apple
13 3 (3.85%) LANDesk
13 3 (3.85%) Kaseya
14 2 (2.56%) Altiris
14 2 (2.56%) F5