Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +13
Contract jobs citing LAN 52 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.82% 3.39% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 15.48% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.58% +26.92%
10th Percentile £289 £306 £275
90th Percentile £589 £345 £556
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +30.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 - £15.18
10th Percentile £17.19 - £13.93
90th Percentile £24.42 - £16.48
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.00 £35.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year -49.30% +10.08% -68.15%

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 195 84 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 29.32% 21.93% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 38 64
Basingstoke median daily rate £388 £313 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.24% -25.37% +28.85%
10th Percentile £213 £161 £275
90th Percentile £577 £488 £559
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 11
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.04 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.84% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.38
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -

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 November 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 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 November 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 42 (80.77%) WAN
2 37 (71.15%) Security Cleared
3 31 (59.62%) Migration
4 20 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
5 19 (36.54%) DV Cleared
6 17 (32.69%) DNS
6 17 (32.69%) OSPF
6 17 (32.69%) BGP
7 15 (28.85%) Juniper
8 14 (26.92%) Cisco
9 12 (23.08%) Wireless
10 11 (21.15%) Network Security
11 8 (15.38%) Firewall
11 8 (15.38%) DAB
11 8 (15.38%) VLAN
12 7 (13.46%) Network Design
13 6 (11.54%) Boundary Protection
13 6 (11.54%) LTE
13 6 (11.54%) Brocade
13 6 (11.54%) System Testing
13 6 (11.54%) F5
13 6 (11.54%) High Availability
13 6 (11.54%) Fortinet
13 6 (11.54%) Forcepoint
13 6 (11.54%) VoIP
13 6 (11.54%) MPLS
14 5 (9.62%) VPN
14 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
14 5 (9.62%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) WAN
2 17 (32.69%) BGP
2 17 (32.69%) DNS
2 17 (32.69%) OSPF
3 12 (23.08%) Wireless
4 11 (21.15%) Network Security
5 8 (15.38%) DAB
5 8 (15.38%) Firewall
5 8 (15.38%) VLAN
6 6 (11.54%) LTE
6 6 (11.54%) MPLS
6 6 (11.54%) VoIP
7 5 (9.62%) IPsec
7 5 (9.62%) MVNO
7 5 (9.62%) SCTP
7 5 (9.62%) VPN
8 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.77%) Junos
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
1 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Architect
1 22 (42.31%) Network Architect
2 20 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Migration Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Network Security Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Engineering Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) IP Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Network Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IP Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IP Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Designer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Network Designer
9 1 (1.92%) Junior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) CESG
3 4 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
1 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Network Design
3 6 (11.54%) Boundary Protection
3 6 (11.54%) High Availability
3 6 (11.54%) System Testing
4 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.62%) Network Management
4 5 (9.62%) Project Management
5 4 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.69%) Coaching
5 4 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 4 (7.69%) Software Distribution
6 3 (5.77%) Test Management
7 2 (3.85%) IT Strategy
8 1 (1.92%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (71.15%) Security Cleared
2 19 (36.54%) DV Cleared
2 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
4 3 (5.77%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
1 4 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Juniper
2 14 (26.92%) Cisco
3 6 (11.54%) Brocade
3 6 (11.54%) F5
3 6 (11.54%) Forcepoint
3 6 (11.54%) Fortinet
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.69%) Altiris
5 4 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) McAfee
5 4 (7.69%) Motorola
6 3 (5.77%) Ericsson
6 3 (5.77%) Fujitsu
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Arista
7 1 (1.92%) Meraki
7 1 (1.92%) VMware