Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 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.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 23 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing LAN 56 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 10.18% 4.68% 5.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.84% 17.58% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 17
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.58% +146.27%
10th Percentile £256 £308 £270
90th Percentile £589 £345 £556
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £362 £400
% change year-on-year +10.50% -9.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £16.50 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.24% +8.73% -
10th Percentile £17.19 £14.75 £13.93
90th Percentile £24.42 £18.25 £16.48
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.06 £23.25 £47.83
% change year-on-year -13.72% -51.39% +254.30%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 152 91 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 27.64% 26.61% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 74
Basingstoke median daily rate £376 £320 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% -22.42% +37.50%
10th Percentile £210 £165 £263
90th Percentile £589 £488 £556
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +0.78% -0.77% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 8
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.38 £21.25 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.24% +38.10% +32.51%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.78
90th Percentile £25.65 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year -10.11% -39.86% +18.86%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Basingstoke

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 46 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 45 (80.36%) WAN
3 38 (67.86%) Migration
4 29 (51.79%) DV Cleared
5 22 (39.29%) Juniper
6 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 18 (32.14%) Cisco
7 18 (32.14%) DNS
8 14 (25.00%) OSPF
8 14 (25.00%) BGP
9 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
10 11 (19.64%) Wireless
10 11 (19.64%) VLAN
11 9 (16.07%) DAB
12 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
13 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.71%) Forcepoint
13 6 (10.71%) System Testing
13 6 (10.71%) Network Security
13 6 (10.71%) Network Design
13 6 (10.71%) Firewall
13 6 (10.71%) Boundary Protection
14 5 (8.93%) SCCM
14 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
14 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (8.93%) IT Strategy
14 5 (8.93%) WSUS
14 5 (8.93%) Windows
15 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP

LAN
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 45 (80.36%) WAN
2 18 (32.14%) DNS
3 14 (25.00%) BGP
3 14 (25.00%) OSPF
4 11 (19.64%) VLAN
4 11 (19.64%) Wireless
5 9 (16.07%) DAB
6 6 (10.71%) Firewall
6 6 (10.71%) Network Security
7 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.14%) Junos
8 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.57%) DWDM
10 1 (1.79%) DHCP
10 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.79%) Skype
10 1 (1.79%) VPN
10 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Architect
1 26 (46.43%) Network Architect
2 22 (39.29%) Network Engineer
3 12 (21.43%) Migration Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Security Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Junior
7 3 (5.36%) Junior Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Designer
8 2 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Network Designer
9 1 (1.79%) Junior Designer
9 1 (1.79%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 1 (1.79%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Migration
2 6 (10.71%) Boundary Protection
2 6 (10.71%) Network Design
2 6 (10.71%) System Testing
3 5 (8.93%) IT Strategy
4 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.14%) Coaching
4 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 4 (7.14%) Software Distribution
5 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (1.79%) Business Development
6 1 (1.79%) ERP
6 1 (1.79%) Network Management
6 1 (1.79%) Presales
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 29 (51.79%) DV Cleared
3 21 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.14%) CCNA
5 4 (7.14%) JNCIS
6 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (1.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) SCCM
1 5 (8.93%) WSUS
2 4 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Juniper
2 18 (32.14%) Cisco
3 6 (10.71%) Forcepoint
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Altiris
4 4 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (7.14%) McAfee
5 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.36%) Riverbed
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
6 2 (3.57%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.79%) Arista
7 1 (1.79%) Brocade
7 1 (1.79%) Meraki