Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 27 33
Rank change year-on-year +15 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing LAN 51 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 10.92% 5.15% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.55% 18.04% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 9
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.90% +14.19% -17.58%
10th Percentile £155 £255 £306
90th Percentile £550 £589 £345
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £23.14 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.88 £18.69 £47.83
% change year-on-year +22.41% -60.93% +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 152 194 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 32.55% 28.53% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 111 29
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £385 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +16.67% -18.77%
10th Percentile £160 £242 £164
90th Percentile £550 £488 £459
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.06% +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 13
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.40 £20.59 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.92% -17.64% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.40 £10.73
90th Percentile £22.82 £27.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -31.03% -3.33%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 36 (70.59%) WAN
2 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 26 (50.98%) Cisco
4 23 (45.10%) Migration
5 20 (39.22%) SC Cleared
6 19 (37.25%) IPsec
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (37.25%) OSPF
7 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 18 (35.29%) DV Cleared
8 15 (29.41%) Project Management
9 12 (23.53%) Wireless
9 12 (23.53%) Brocade
9 12 (23.53%) Presales
10 11 (21.57%) Multicast
10 11 (21.57%) Fortinet
10 11 (21.57%) Firewall
10 11 (21.57%) SSH
10 11 (21.57%) FreeRADIUS
10 11 (21.57%) Wireshark
10 11 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (21.57%) HP MASE
10 11 (21.57%) Telnet
10 11 (21.57%) VRRP
10 11 (21.57%) HP
10 11 (21.57%) SNMP
10 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
10 11 (21.57%) Windows
11 10 (19.61%) VoIP
11 10 (19.61%) WLAN

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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) WAN
2 19 (37.25%) IPsec
2 19 (37.25%) OSPF
3 12 (23.53%) Wireless
4 11 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (21.57%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) Multicast
4 11 (21.57%) SNMP
4 11 (21.57%) SSH
4 11 (21.57%) Telnet
4 11 (21.57%) VRRP
4 11 (21.57%) Wireshark
5 10 (19.61%) VoIP
5 10 (19.61%) WLAN
6 8 (15.69%) BGP
7 6 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 6 (11.76%) MPLS
8 5 (9.80%) VPN
9 4 (7.84%) PBX
9 4 (7.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Domain Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Support
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
1 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.88%) CGI
2 3 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.80%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Migration
2 15 (29.41%) Project Management
3 12 (23.53%) Presales
4 10 (19.61%) Network Management
5 9 (17.65%) Decision-Making
5 9 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (15.69%) Network Design
7 6 (11.76%) Change Management
7 6 (11.76%) DevOps
7 6 (11.76%) Network Architecture
8 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.80%) RUP
8 5 (9.80%) Test Management
8 5 (9.80%) Validation
8 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.84%) Service Management
10 3 (5.88%) Business Development
10 3 (5.88%) CRM
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) VB
2 3 (5.88%) Perl
2 3 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 20 (39.22%) SC Cleared
3 18 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 11 (21.57%) HP MASE
5 6 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.84%) CCNA
7 2 (3.92%) CCNP
7 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.96%) CCDP
8 1 (1.96%) CCIE
8 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) FreeRADIUS
2 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Cisco
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) Brocade
4 11 (21.57%) Fortinet
4 11 (21.57%) HP
5 10 (19.61%) Juniper
6 9 (17.65%) Aruba
7 8 (15.69%) VMware
8 6 (11.76%) Forcepoint
9 5 (9.80%) Citrix
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle
10 3 (5.88%) Mitel
11 1 (1.96%) EMC
11 1 (1.96%) F5
11 1 (1.96%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds