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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 32 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing LAN 32 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.86% 3.50% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.48% 23.16% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 10
Median daily rate £375 £344 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
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
149 95 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.61% 15.10% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 54 62
Median daily rate £369 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Median hourly rate £46.25 £14.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.35% -65.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Salisbury - 13 £375 -
Swindon -2 8 £368 -14.18%
Chippenham - 4 £250 -
Malmesbury - 2 - -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (87.80%) WAN
2 30 (73.17%) Cisco
3 25 (60.98%) Firewall
4 23 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (39.02%) CCNP
6 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
7 14 (34.15%) Windows
7 14 (34.15%) CheckPoint
7 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
7 14 (34.15%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (31.71%) Wireless
8 13 (31.71%) VoIP
9 11 (26.83%) VMware
9 11 (26.83%) Fortinet
10 9 (21.95%) ITIL
11 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.07%) CCNA
11 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
12 6 (14.63%) VMware ESX
12 6 (14.63%) Migration
12 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
12 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
12 6 (14.63%) VPN
12 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
13 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
13 5 (12.20%) Finance
14 4 (9.76%) Network Design
14 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing

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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) WAN
2 25 (60.98%) Firewall
3 14 (34.15%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (31.71%) VoIP
4 13 (31.71%) Wireless
5 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
5 6 (14.63%) VPN
6 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
6 3 (7.32%) SAN
6 3 (7.32%) SSL
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) VLAN
6 3 (7.32%) WLAN
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.88%) Telepresence
7 2 (4.88%) Wireless Security
8 1 (2.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Field Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Network Field Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Server Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Server Support
5 6 (14.63%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
2 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.76%) Network Design
3 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.88%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
4 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.88%) Time Management
4 2 (4.88%) Use Case
5 1 (2.44%) B2B
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) ERP
5 1 (2.44%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNP
3 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
4 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
5 7 (17.07%) CCNA
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CCDA
7 1 (2.44%) CCDP
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.63%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 14 (34.15%) CheckPoint
3 11 (26.83%) Fortinet
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) AppSense
6 2 (4.88%) CA
6 2 (4.88%) F5
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Intel
7 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.44%) Lotus
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec