The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 32 53 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs citing LAN 23 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.52% 2.26% 4.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.96% 14.55% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 18
Average daily rate
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£360 £263 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £365 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.52 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.82% +15.71%
LAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 110 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.68% 15.56% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 75 46
Average daily rate £350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.96% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +8 5 £378 +49.80% 9
Corsham - 4 £360 - 2
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 40 (90.91%) WAN
2 30 (68.18%) Cisco
3 27 (61.36%) Firewall
4 22 (50.00%) Juniper
5 18 (40.91%) Wireless
6 17 (38.64%) MPLS
7 14 (31.82%) VPN
7 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) VLAN
8 13 (29.55%) CheckPoint
8 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
9 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
10 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
11 10 (22.73%) Avaya
12 9 (20.45%) Finance
12 9 (20.45%) DHCP
12 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (20.45%) Windows
13 8 (18.18%) VoIP
13 8 (18.18%) WLAN
13 8 (18.18%) DNS
13 8 (18.18%) McAfee
13 8 (18.18%) Polycom
13 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (18.18%) SolarWinds
13 8 (18.18%) Network Monitoring

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (90.91%) WAN
2 27 (61.36%) Firewall
3 18 (40.91%) Wireless
4 17 (38.64%) MPLS
5 14 (31.82%) VPN
6 13 (29.55%) VLAN
7 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
8 9 (20.45%) DHCP
9 8 (18.18%) VoIP
9 8 (18.18%) WLAN
9 8 (18.18%) DNS
10 7 (15.91%) Ethernet
11 6 (13.64%) OSPF
11 6 (13.64%) BGP
12 5 (11.36%) Network Security
12 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.36%) Internet
13 3 (6.82%) H.323
13 3 (6.82%) IPsec
13 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) OLTP
General
1 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.45%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Network Support
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Network Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Network Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Designer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Lead Designer
8 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) Java EE
2 3 (6.82%) JSON
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) XSD
2 3 (6.82%) WSDL
2 3 (6.82%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) JMS
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) Handset
3 3 (6.82%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.55%) Economics
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
1 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (6.82%) Windows NT
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Service Delivery
2 8 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (15.91%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Network Load Balancing
4 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.82%) UML
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) SOA
6 3 (6.82%) B2B
6 3 (6.82%) B2C
6 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.82%) BPEL
6 3 (6.82%) BPMN
6 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.91%) CCNA
4 6 (13.64%) CCNP
5 5 (11.36%) MCSE
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.82%) JNCIS
6 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) CCIE
8 1 (2.27%) CCDP
8 1 (2.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) COBIT
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) Juniper
3 13 (29.55%) CheckPoint
4 10 (22.73%) Avaya
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.18%) McAfee
5 8 (18.18%) Polycom
5 8 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 5 (11.36%) SonicWALL
7 4 (9.09%) F5
8 3 (6.82%) Tandberg
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle
8 3 (6.82%) Nokia
9 2 (4.55%) VMware
9 2 (4.55%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.27%) Brocade
10 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.27%) BT
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Rate: £445 - £493 per day
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