The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Contract jobs citing LAN 8 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.43% 3.94% 2.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.20% 17.61% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 12
Median daily rate £365 £425 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +139.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £515 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.72%
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
87 176 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.54% 22.39% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 82 100
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +115.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Swindon -2 4 £415 +5.73% 1
Chippenham -3 2 £275 -
Corsham -3 1 - -
Salisbury - 1 £315 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 36 (94.74%) WAN
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco
3 21 (55.26%) Firewall
4 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (36.84%) CCNP
6 11 (28.95%) CCNA
6 11 (28.95%) Migration
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
7 10 (26.32%) VPN
8 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
8 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
9 8 (21.05%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) ITIL
10 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
10 7 (18.42%) VMware
11 6 (15.79%) Finance
11 6 (15.79%) VLAN
11 6 (15.79%) Network Security
11 6 (15.79%) Project Management
11 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.79%) WLAN
11 6 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
12 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (10.53%) Critical Path Analysis
13 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
13 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (94.74%) WAN
2 21 (55.26%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (26.32%) VPN
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security
5 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.79%) VLAN
5 6 (15.79%) WLAN
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
7 4 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (7.89%) VoIP
9 2 (5.26%) BGP
9 2 (5.26%) DHCP
9 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
9 2 (5.26%) OSPF
9 2 (5.26%) RIP
9 2 (5.26%) SAN
9 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Network Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Project Planner
5 4 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Server Support
5 4 (10.53%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Field Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.63%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.63%) Data Flow Diagram
7 1 (2.63%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Presales
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
7 1 (2.63%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.63%) Use Case
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNP
3 11 (28.95%) CCNA
4 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) APMP
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCIE
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) Firmware
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Juniper
5 3 (7.89%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) Brocade
7 1 (2.63%) BT
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds