Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 26 September 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)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 50 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 12 6 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.87% 1.10% 4.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.19% 5.22% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 16
Bracknell median daily rate £265 - £331
10th Percentile £226 - £291
90th Percentile £449 - £381
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Bracknell median hourly rate £16.25 £13.50 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.37% -53.85% -25.00%
10th Percentile £13.33 £8.74 £9.21
90th Percentile £18.98 £30.45 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.49 £45.00
% change year-on-year +22.66% -65.58% +100.00%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 91 115 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 21.77% 21.06% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 54
Bracknell median daily rate £363 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £134 £245 £204
90th Percentile £540 £529 £504
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 19
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -53.70%
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +48.15% - -38.64%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Bracknell

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAN in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Bracknell

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Bracknell over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Bracknell

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for LAN.

1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) RIP
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) BC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (16.67%) Equitrac
6 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) RIP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) DWDM
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 2 (16.67%) SDH
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) VPLS
6 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Python Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Scripter
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Ajax
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Signage
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) Korn
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) BC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) CCIP
4 2 (16.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Equitrac
4 2 (16.67%) Motorola
4 2 (16.67%) Nokia
4 2 (16.67%) Nortel
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) VMware