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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 42 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 20 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.79% 2.65% 5.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.25% 19.48% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 24
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£165 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £268 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.73 £20.88 £19.59
% change year-on-year
-10.26% +6.55%
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
151 77 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.09% 13.63% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 39 68
Average daily rate £406 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £222 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £465 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 24
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 -5 11 £165 -58.75% 5
Chippenham - 1 - - 4
Salisbury - - - - 1
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) WAN
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 8 (25.00%) CCNP
5 8 (25.00%) CCNA
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (21.88%) Firewall
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
7 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
8 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
8 5 (15.63%) BT
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.50%) SLA
9 4 (12.50%) AutoCAD
9 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (12.50%) Service Management
9 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.50%) OpenView
9 4 (12.50%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (12.50%) ATM
9 4 (12.50%) MS Visio

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 4 (12.50%) AutoCAD
2 3 (9.38%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) WAN
2 7 (21.88%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (12.50%) ATM
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (12.50%) Multicast
5 3 (9.38%) FWSM
5 3 (9.38%) 3G
5 3 (9.38%) BGP
5 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
5 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (9.38%) VoIP
5 3 (9.38%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) IPsec
6 2 (6.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.25%) IT Support
4 2 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Junior
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Statistics
1 4 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.25%) IVR
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
1 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.50%) Change Control
2 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.50%) Service Management
2 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 4 (12.50%) Network Management
2 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (12.50%) Line Management
2 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
3 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
3 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) CCNP
2 8 (25.00%) CCNA
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) PMP
5 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) OpenView
1 4 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (12.50%) HP NNM
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) SCDPM
3 2 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) BT
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Nortel
4 3 (9.38%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) Lotus
5 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
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