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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 43 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing LAN 24 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.61% 3.68% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.72% 19.69% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 5
Median daily rate £415 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £304
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
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
163 127 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 24.55% 18.68% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 65 57
Median daily rate £361 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.37% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £290 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £17.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.57% -56.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -7 9 £365 -15.36% 6
Malmesbury - 6 - -
Chippenham -5 2 £250 -9.09% 1
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 50 (94.34%) WAN
2 39 (73.58%) Cisco
3 34 (64.15%) Firewall
4 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (41.51%) CCNP
6 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
6 20 (37.74%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
8 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
9 14 (26.42%) VoIP
10 13 (24.53%) Wireless
11 12 (22.64%) Windows
11 12 (22.64%) CCNA
11 12 (22.64%) VPN
11 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
12 11 (20.75%) Fortinet
13 10 (18.87%) Migration
14 9 (16.98%) ITIL
15 8 (15.09%) VMware
16 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
16 7 (13.21%) Finance
17 6 (11.32%) Project Management
17 6 (11.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 6 (11.32%) WLAN
17 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
17 6 (11.32%) VLAN
18 5 (9.43%) Network Security
18 5 (9.43%) IP Telephony
18 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
18 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange

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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 50 (94.34%) WAN
2 34 (64.15%) Firewall
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (26.42%) VoIP
5 13 (24.53%) Wireless
6 12 (22.64%) VPN
7 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.32%) VLAN
7 6 (11.32%) WLAN
8 5 (9.43%) IP Telephony
8 5 (9.43%) Network Security
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.55%) DNS
9 4 (7.55%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (5.66%) EIGRP
10 3 (5.66%) SAN
10 3 (5.66%) SSL
11 2 (3.77%) BGP
11 2 (3.77%) OSPF
11 2 (3.77%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
1 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Field Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Network Field Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Project Planner
7 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Server Support
7 4 (7.55%) Server Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Migration
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Project Management
4 4 (7.55%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.55%) Network Design
4 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
4 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.55%) Time Management
5 3 (5.66%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.77%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.77%) Use Case
6 2 (3.77%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.89%) Data Management
7 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (41.51%) CCNP
3 18 (33.96%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.08%) SC Cleared
5 12 (22.64%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) APMP
6 2 (3.77%) Degree
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.89%) CCDA
7 1 (1.89%) CCDP
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.66%) Firmware
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (73.58%) Cisco
2 20 (37.74%) CheckPoint
3 11 (20.75%) Fortinet
4 8 (15.09%) VMware
5 5 (9.43%) Juniper
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.55%) F5
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) AppSense
8 2 (3.77%) CA
8 2 (3.77%) HP
8 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.89%) Aruba
9 1 (1.89%) EMC
9 1 (1.89%) Intel
9 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.89%) Lotus
9 1 (1.89%) NetApp
9 1 (1.89%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds