The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 16 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1  
Contract jobs citing LAN 17 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.72% 3.90% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.61% 18.03% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £463 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +86.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £408 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.52% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -27.88% -5.55%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 72 61 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 28.46% 21.63% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 10
Median daily rate £269 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.75% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £11.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing LAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Basingstoke

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAN in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Basingstoke

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Basingstoke

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Basingstoke

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for LAN.

1 17 (60.71%) WAN
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
5 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 6 (21.43%) Junos
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 6 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (21.43%) Unix
7 6 (21.43%) VMware
7 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
7 6 (21.43%) CCNA
7 6 (21.43%) Juniper
7 6 (21.43%) SAN
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) MySQL
8 5 (17.86%) MS Office
8 5 (17.86%) OSPF
8 5 (17.86%) BGP
8 5 (17.86%) Network Design
8 5 (17.86%) JNCIA
8 5 (17.86%) JNCIS
8 5 (17.86%) Migration
8 5 (17.86%) Change Control

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) WAN
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 6 (21.43%) Junos
4 6 (21.43%) SAN
5 5 (17.86%) BGP
5 5 (17.86%) OSPF
5 5 (17.86%) VLAN
6 4 (14.29%) DAB
6 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (10.71%) DWDM
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security
7 3 (10.71%) SDH
7 3 (10.71%) VoIP
7 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.14%) DNS
9 1 (3.57%) Firewall
9 1 (3.57%) MPLS
9 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) French Language
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) CESG
4 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Change Control
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Network Design
3 4 (14.29%) Boundary Protection
3 4 (14.29%) Network Management
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Coaching
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Software Distribution
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) CCNA
5 5 (17.86%) JNCIA
5 5 (17.86%) JNCIS
6 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) Degree
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Altiris
4 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) ProCurve