The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing LAN 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.44% 2.17% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 16.67% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Median daily rate £368 £428 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.18% +17.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £281 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.45% +15.71%
LAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 42 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.56% 13.04% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 28 48
Median daily rate £363 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £41.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +1.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (64.29%) WAN
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Degree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Telepresence
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless Security
5 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 4 (28.57%) Network Design
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (7.14%) B2B
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCDA
5 1 (7.14%) CCDP
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Intel
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec