Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 25 July 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.39% 2.75% 6.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 17.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Cheltenham median daily rate £180 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £161 £290 £213
90th Percentile £195 £319 £390
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £331 £313
% change year-on-year -24.53% +6.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 35 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 13.19% 16.06% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 41
Cheltenham median daily rate £270 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% -22.62% +29.23%
10th Percentile £165 £290 £225
90th Percentile £338 £438 £499
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £338 £418
% change year-on-year -11.11% -19.16% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +220.13% -56.16%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% +87.50% -29.82%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Cheltenham

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Cheltenham

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for LAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) F5