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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 45 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 18 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.72% 2.06% 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.48% 15.12% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
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£469 £345 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.94% -20.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £221 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £370 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -9.21%
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
103 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.56% 13.65% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 45
Average daily rate £388 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.79% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +6 11 £475 +30.13% 6
Corsham - 1 £350 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (83.72%) WAN
2 25 (58.14%) Cisco
3 21 (48.84%) Firewall
4 20 (46.51%) Juniper
4 20 (46.51%) SC Cleared
4 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
5 16 (37.21%) MPLS
6 14 (32.56%) CheckPoint
7 13 (30.23%) VPN
7 13 (30.23%) Wireless
8 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
9 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (23.26%) VLAN
10 9 (20.93%) OSPF
10 9 (20.93%) BGP
10 9 (20.93%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) CCNP
11 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
11 8 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (16.28%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (16.28%) Network Load Balancing
12 7 (16.28%) Network Security
12 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
13 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
13 6 (13.95%) IP Telephony
13 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
14 5 (11.63%) IPsec
14 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
14 5 (11.63%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (83.72%) WAN
2 21 (48.84%) Firewall
3 16 (37.21%) MPLS
4 13 (30.23%) Wireless
4 13 (30.23%) VPN
5 10 (23.26%) VLAN
6 9 (20.93%) OSPF
6 9 (20.93%) BGP
7 7 (16.28%) Ethernet
7 7 (16.28%) Network Security
8 6 (13.95%) IP Telephony
9 5 (11.63%) IPsec
10 4 (9.30%) H.323
10 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.30%) DHCP
10 4 (9.30%) VoIP
10 4 (9.30%) WLAN
10 4 (9.30%) IPv4
10 4 (9.30%) IPv6
11 3 (6.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) OLTP
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Billing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Network Support
2 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Network Support Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Network Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) Designer
7 4 (9.30%) Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Designer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) CLAS Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) Java EE
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XSD
2 2 (4.65%) WSDL
2 2 (4.65%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) JMS
3 1 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Cryptography
4 3 (6.98%) Economics
4 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
2 8 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (16.28%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.65%) SOA
8 2 (4.65%) B2B
8 2 (4.65%) B2C
8 2 (4.65%) UML
8 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.65%) BPEL
8 2 (4.65%) Network Design
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) SC Cleared
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (18.60%) CCNP
4 5 (11.63%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.30%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.65%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) CCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) COBIT
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Cisco
2 20 (46.51%) Juniper
3 14 (32.56%) CheckPoint
4 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
5 5 (11.63%) Avaya
5 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.30%) McAfee
6 4 (9.30%) F5
6 4 (9.30%) Tandberg
7 3 (6.98%) Polycom
7 3 (6.98%) HP
8 2 (4.65%) IBM
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle
8 2 (4.65%) Nokia
8 2 (4.65%) VMware
9 1 (2.33%) Brocade
9 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.33%) Websense
9 1 (2.33%) Radware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
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