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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.72% 1.62% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 7.59% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £240 £188 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £158 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £218 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-22.61% -7.05%

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
46 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.22% 21.35% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 59 32
Median daily rate £345 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £370 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Brocade
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) BT
5 2 (22.22%) Banking

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) DWDM
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Integration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) DNA
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Brocade
4 2 (22.22%) BT
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Ciena
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Genesys