Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +8
Contract jobs citing LAN 18 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.10% 11.55% 8.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.37% 32.96% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 16
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% +19.40%
10th Percentile £326 £155 £284
90th Percentile £520 £550 £589
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +1.59% -1.56% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £28.00 - £23.14
10th Percentile £25.00 - £17.19
90th Percentile £31.00 - £24.42
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £24.91 £19.00
% change year-on-year +60.58% +31.11% -60.42%

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 98 179 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 22.32% 35.03% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 84 79
Basingstoke median daily rate £343 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.41% +9.68% +23.02%
10th Percentile £187 £269 £212
90th Percentile £538 £576 £589
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
Basingstoke median hourly rate £28.00 £12.95 £17.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.22% -26.87% -29.17%
10th Percentile £16.83 £12.29 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.20 £13.62 £27.19
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.06% +97.50% -15.79%

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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for LAN.

1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) Migration
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Juniper
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
6 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (27.78%) Project Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) OSPF
7 5 (27.78%) BGP
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) VoIP
8 4 (22.22%) WLAN
8 4 (22.22%) SOA
8 4 (22.22%) Brocade
8 4 (22.22%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 3 (16.67%) DevOps
9 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
9 3 (16.67%) Network Management
9 3 (16.67%) Network Design
9 3 (16.67%) JNCIS
9 3 (16.67%) Network Security
9 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

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 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 5 (27.78%) BGP
3 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) OSPF
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) VoIP
4 4 (22.22%) WLAN
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (16.67%) DAB
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (11.11%) Junos
6 2 (11.11%) LTE
6 2 (11.11%) MVNO
6 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Network Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Engineering Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) IP Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Project Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (16.67%) Network Management
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Groovy
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (38.89%) CCNP
4 3 (16.67%) CCDP
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
4 3 (16.67%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) Brocade
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet