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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 49 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.23% 2.07% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.61% 18.33% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £360 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £378 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -2.32%

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
62 60 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.22% 11.30% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 29
Median daily rate £450 £408 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +38.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +1 1 - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) MPLS
6 3 (25.00%) X.21
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) CCIE
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (25.00%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
7 2 (16.67%) JNCIP
7 2 (16.67%) PKI
7 2 (16.67%) CMMI
7 2 (16.67%) Information Management
7 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
7 2 (16.67%) CCSE
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) X.21
5 2 (16.67%) 4G
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) DDNS
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DSL
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) IPsec
5 2 (16.67%) Junos
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) TACACS
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) BBC
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Fedora
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) CMMI
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) CCSE
4 2 (16.67%) CCSP
4 2 (16.67%) JNCIP
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCDP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Aruba
4 2 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) Samsung
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media