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 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 20 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.52% 3.82% 8.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 13.33% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £375 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.45% +15.71%
LAN
Hertfordshire

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
16 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 12.12% 28.66% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 11
Median daily rate £300 £313 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +26.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £375 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £23.86
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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) IOS XR
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

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 Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (25.00%) DWDM
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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