The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.79% 2.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £130 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -13.63%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.18% 11.34% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £225 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Watford

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

LAN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Watford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP