The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.18% 2.12% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 16.85% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Median daily rate £383 £350 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +225.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £383 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 89 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.96% 12.59% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 63 20
Median daily rate £370 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

LAN
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +6 3 £374 -16.94%
Horsham - 2 - -
Crawley +12 1 £501 +43.00% 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) PKI
6 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Juniper
7 4 (21.05%) CCNP
7 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
8 3 (15.79%) Network Design
8 3 (15.79%) CISSP
8 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
8 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
8 3 (15.79%) AirWatch
8 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.79%) CRISC

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (21.05%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
5 3 (15.79%) MPLS
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) X.21
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
6 2 (10.53%) DDNS
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) DSL
6 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.53%) ISDN
6 2 (10.53%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) TACACS
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Information Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PKI
2 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) BBC
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Fedora
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Security Management
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) CMMI
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Information Management
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) CCIE
3 3 (15.79%) CISA
3 3 (15.79%) CISSP
3 3 (15.79%) CRISC
4 2 (10.53%) CCSE
4 2 (10.53%) CCSP
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIP
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.26%) PMP
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) AirWatch
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
5 2 (10.53%) Aruba
5 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) Samsung
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.26%) Rackspace
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Virgin Media