Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 39 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +1
Contract jobs citing LAN 34 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.88% 4.47% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.79% 14.16% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Basingstoke median daily rate £195 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.25% +12.28% -16.42%
10th Percentile £128 £269 £291
90th Percentile £321 £475 £481
Hampshire median daily rate £381 £411 £375
% change year-on-year -7.30% +9.60% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +24.53% -
10th Percentile £26.25 £14.75 £12.63
90th Percentile £28.75 £18.25 £13.88
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.42 £13.03 £47.83
% change year-on-year +225.68% -72.77% +6.29%

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 156 219 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 31.58% 31.56% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 105 48
Basingstoke median daily rate £320 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +3.45% -5.84%
10th Percentile £128 £213 £211
90th Percentile £454 £473 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £409 £375
% change year-on-year +0.86% +9.07% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 15
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.18 £18.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £27.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +32.50% -46.67% +7.14%

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 15 July 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 15 July 2018, 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 28 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 21 (61.76%) WAN
3 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco
5 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
5 12 (35.29%) DevOps
6 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
8 9 (26.47%) Migration
9 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
10 7 (20.59%) Juniper
10 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (20.59%) SCCM
11 6 (17.65%) Service Management
11 6 (17.65%) Firewall
11 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
11 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
12 5 (14.71%) Defect Management
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
12 5 (14.71%) vCenter Server
12 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
12 5 (14.71%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) Python
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification

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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) WAN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) VLAN
4 3 (8.82%) BGP
4 3 (8.82%) OSPF
4 3 (8.82%) PBX
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
4 3 (8.82%) SMS
4 3 (8.82%) Wireless
5 2 (5.88%) 2G
5 2 (5.88%) 3G
5 2 (5.88%) 4G
5 2 (5.88%) Bluetooth
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.88%) Junos
5 2 (5.88%) MPLS
5 2 (5.88%) WLAN
6 1 (2.94%) DAB
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Subversion
2 4 (11.76%) JMeter
2 4 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) SilkTest
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Support
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Domain Architect
7 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Voice Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services Management
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) DevOps
2 9 (26.47%) Migration
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 6 (17.65%) Service Management
4 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Defect Management
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Release Management
5 5 (14.71%) System Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.71%) Test Management
5 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
5 5 (14.71%) V-Model
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.82%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
1 5 (14.71%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) C
2 4 (11.76%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 5 (14.71%) SCOM
2 5 (14.71%) vCenter Server
3 4 (11.76%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 3 (8.82%) Mitel
6 2 (5.88%) Brocade
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.88%) Fujitsu
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Riverbed