The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 June 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)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 52 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1  
Contract jobs citing LAN 70 73 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.93% 3.66% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.59% 16.37% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 38
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -0.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 5
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.76% +145.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.61% +23.80%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 398 446 392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.37% 22.39% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 282 234
Median daily rate £403 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 36
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.98 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing LAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Hampshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Hampshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Hampshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Hampshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +18 15 £450 +3.74%
Basingstoke +4 13 £400 +28.00% 7
Southampton -7 12 £388 +3.33% 4
Portsmouth -14 5 £388 - 2
Eastleigh +2 2 £500 +66.66% 2
Winchester - 2 £313 - 1
Fareham -2 1 - - 1
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 127 (80.38%) WAN
2 91 (57.59%) Security Cleared
3 84 (53.16%) Cisco
4 77 (48.73%) Firewall
5 69 (43.67%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (43.67%) SC Cleared
6 57 (36.08%) Wireless
7 52 (32.91%) CCNP
7 52 (32.91%) Network Design
8 50 (31.65%) Juniper
9 42 (26.58%) CheckPoint
10 38 (24.05%) ITIL
11 37 (23.42%) HP
12 35 (22.15%) JNCIA
12 35 (22.15%) Data Centre
13 34 (21.52%) F5
14 33 (20.89%) Fortinet
15 28 (17.72%) Degree
15 28 (17.72%) Riverbed
15 28 (17.72%) TCP/IP
15 28 (17.72%) Windows
15 28 (17.72%) Service Management
16 27 (17.09%) CCDP
16 27 (17.09%) CCSE
16 27 (17.09%) CCSA
16 27 (17.09%) FortiGate
17 26 (16.46%) JNCIE
17 26 (16.46%) CCIP
17 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
17 26 (16.46%) CCIE

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (6.96%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) Apache
3 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.53%) SaaS
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (80.38%) WAN
2 77 (48.73%) Firewall
3 57 (36.08%) Wireless
4 28 (17.72%) TCP/IP
5 25 (15.82%) BIG-IP
6 24 (15.19%) BGP
6 24 (15.19%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (15.19%) DNS
7 22 (13.92%) OSPF
8 21 (13.29%) VoIP
9 19 (12.03%) Network Security
10 16 (10.13%) MPLS
11 15 (9.49%) VPN
12 14 (8.86%) HTTP
12 14 (8.86%) VLAN
13 13 (8.23%) Junos
14 11 (6.96%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (6.96%) HTTPS
14 11 (6.96%) SSL
15 7 (4.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.13%) MySQL
2 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (6.96%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.90%) MS Access
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (6.96%) Git (software)
1 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.53%) JIRA
2 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (15.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.16%) Finance
3 4 (2.53%) Retail
4 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 53 (33.54%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.56%) Architect
3 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (6.33%) Network Architect
3 10 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (5.70%) Analyst
4 9 (5.70%) Consultant
4 9 (5.70%) Design Engineer
4 9 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (5.70%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (5.70%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 8 (5.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.80%) Network Analyst
7 6 (3.80%) Network Consultant
7 6 (3.80%) Network Specialist
7 6 (3.80%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.16%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (3.16%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) Elastic Stack
1 11 (6.96%) Sensu
2 4 (2.53%) .NET
2 4 (2.53%) MFC
2 4 (2.53%) XML
2 4 (2.53%) XML Messaging
3 3 (1.90%) WCF
4 1 (0.63%) JSF
4 1 (0.63%) LAMP
4 1 (0.63%) Middleware
4 1 (0.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.15%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.03%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.23%) Private Cloud
4 11 (6.96%) Video on Demand
5 8 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.80%) Replication
7 5 (3.16%) CESG
8 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.90%) LPAR
9 3 (1.90%) PKI
9 3 (1.90%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.63%) e-Health
11 1 (0.63%) iPad
11 1 (0.63%) iPhone
11 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.72%) Windows
2 18 (11.39%) Linux
3 12 (7.59%) CentOS
4 10 (6.33%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.16%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.53%) AIX
6 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.90%) zOS
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.63%) Unix
9 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.91%) Network Design
2 38 (24.05%) ITIL
3 28 (17.72%) Service Management
4 26 (16.46%) ITSM
5 20 (12.66%) Configuration Management
6 14 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.86%) Network Management
7 13 (8.23%) Migration
8 12 (7.59%) DevOps
8 12 (7.59%) Open Source
9 11 (6.96%) DRM
9 11 (6.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 9 (5.70%) Matrix Organization
10 9 (5.70%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.06%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.43%) Office Automation
13 6 (3.80%) Network Architecture
13 6 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (3.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.49%) SQL
2 12 (7.59%) Perl
2 12 (7.59%) PHP
3 11 (6.96%) Python
4 5 (3.16%) Java
5 4 (2.53%) C++
6 3 (1.90%) C#
7 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.27%) VBScript
8 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (57.59%) Security Cleared
2 69 (43.67%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (43.67%) SC Cleared
3 52 (32.91%) CCNP
4 35 (22.15%) JNCIA
5 28 (17.72%) Degree
6 27 (17.09%) CCDP
6 27 (17.09%) CCSA
6 27 (17.09%) CCSE
7 26 (16.46%) CCIE
7 26 (16.46%) CCIP
7 26 (16.46%) JNCIE
8 23 (14.56%) CCNA
9 21 (13.29%) DV Cleared
9 21 (13.29%) HP ASE
9 21 (13.29%) HP MASE
10 19 (12.03%) Computer Science Degree
11 9 (5.70%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.27%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) PMO
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.96%) Docker
2 11 (6.96%) KVM
2 11 (6.96%) Xen
3 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 27 (17.09%) FortiGate
2 11 (6.96%) Ansible
2 11 (6.96%) Grafana
2 11 (6.96%) Kubernetes
2 11 (6.96%) logstash
2 11 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.96%) Puppet
3 3 (1.90%) SCCM
3 3 (1.90%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.27%) Netcool
4 2 (1.27%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 84 (53.16%) Cisco
2 50 (31.65%) Juniper
3 42 (26.58%) CheckPoint
4 37 (23.42%) HP
5 34 (21.52%) F5
6 33 (20.89%) Fortinet
7 28 (17.72%) Riverbed
8 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
9 25 (15.82%) Aruba
10 23 (14.56%) VMware
11 13 (8.23%) Oracle
12 12 (7.59%) Red Hat
13 11 (6.96%) Palo Alto
13 11 (6.96%) SaltStack
13 11 (6.96%) Splunk
14 5 (3.16%) Brocade
14 5 (3.16%) IBM
14 5 (3.16%) ProCurve
15 4 (2.53%) Dell
16 3 (1.90%) CA
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton
TDA Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
TDA Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago