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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 39 38 70
Rank change year-on-year -1 +32  
Contract jobs citing LAN 88 109 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.73% 5.00% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.11% 18.73% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 71 31
Median daily rate £410 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.88% +10.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 6
Median hourly rate £24.75 £47.83 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.25% +6.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.25 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £51.00 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -28.72% -2.27%  

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 486 582 406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.10% 26.71% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 371 206
Median daily rate £409 £350 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.85% -10.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £38.05 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +1.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £22.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Hampshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 March 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
Basingstoke +14 17 £350 -24.32% 4
Hook +11 15 £423 +34.12%
Portsmouth -1 12 £425 +18.88% 2
Fareham -8 10 £356 -43.00% 1
Southampton -13 7 £406 +16.07% 2
Farnborough +3 4 - -
Havant -13 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £500 - 2
Andover - 1 £538 - 1
Eastleigh - 1 £513 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (79.38%) WAN
2 111 (69.38%) Cisco
3 87 (54.38%) Security Cleared
4 78 (48.75%) SC Cleared
5 73 (45.63%) Firewall
6 64 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (30.00%) Juniper
7 48 (30.00%) CCNP
8 46 (28.75%) Wireless
9 41 (25.63%) CheckPoint
10 36 (22.50%) HP
11 35 (21.88%) Data Centre
12 32 (20.00%) ITIL
12 32 (20.00%) Network Design
13 31 (19.38%) Windows
13 31 (19.38%) F5
14 27 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (16.25%) Fortinet
16 24 (15.00%) VMware
16 24 (15.00%) TCP/IP
17 23 (14.38%) Telecoms
17 23 (14.38%) JNCIA
17 23 (14.38%) Riverbed
18 22 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (13.75%) Service Management
19 21 (13.13%) CCNA
19 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
19 21 (13.13%) Linux
20 20 (12.50%) CCIE
20 20 (12.50%) Degree

LAN
Top Related 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 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) Apache
2 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
2 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 16 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) IaaS
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 127 (79.38%) WAN
2 73 (45.63%) Firewall
3 46 (28.75%) Wireless
4 27 (16.88%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 19 (11.88%) BIG-IP
7 18 (11.25%) BGP
8 17 (10.63%) MPLS
8 17 (10.63%) OSPF
9 16 (10.00%) VoIP
10 13 (8.13%) Network Security
10 13 (8.13%) VPN
11 12 (7.50%) DNS
12 11 (6.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (6.88%) VLAN
13 10 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (6.25%) Ethernet
14 9 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (5.00%) Junos
15 8 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.13%) MySQL
2 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.63%) DB2
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Eclipse
1 6 (3.75%) JIRA
1 6 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (3.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (14.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.50%) Finance
3 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.88%) Retail
3 3 (1.88%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 51 (31.88%) Network Engineer
2 14 (8.75%) Architect
2 14 (8.75%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 11 (6.88%) Analyst
4 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 10 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 9 (5.63%) Design Engineer
5 9 (5.63%) Network Analyst
5 9 (5.63%) Network Design Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (4.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (3.75%) C++ Developer
7 6 (3.75%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (3.75%) C++/Java Developer
7 6 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (3.75%) Java Developer
7 6 (3.75%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (3.75%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) .NET
1 6 (3.75%) MFC
1 6 (3.75%) WCF
1 6 (3.75%) XML
1 6 (3.75%) XML Messaging
2 3 (1.88%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.63%) JSF
3 1 (0.63%) LAMP
3 1 (0.63%) Leaflet
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
3 1 (0.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.00%) Replication
5 6 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.75%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.50%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.88%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.88%) LPAR
7 3 (1.88%) PKI
7 3 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) BYOD
8 1 (0.63%) CESG
8 1 (0.63%) Derivative
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.38%) Windows
2 21 (13.13%) Linux
3 13 (8.13%) Windows Server
4 11 (6.88%) Unix
5 5 (3.13%) AIX
5 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.50%) HPUX
6 4 (2.50%) Solaris
6 4 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.88%) zOS
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) CentOS
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.00%) ITIL
1 32 (20.00%) Network Design
2 22 (13.75%) Service Management
3 19 (11.88%) ITSM
4 13 (8.13%) Network Management
5 11 (6.88%) Configuration Management
6 9 (5.63%) Validation
7 8 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.38%) Information Security
8 7 (4.38%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.38%) Project Management
8 7 (4.38%) Software Engineering
9 6 (3.75%) Code Coverage
9 6 (3.75%) Data Modelling
9 6 (3.75%) Data Transformation
9 6 (3.75%) Migration
9 6 (3.75%) MVC
9 6 (3.75%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.38%) Java
2 6 (3.75%) C#
2 6 (3.75%) C++
2 6 (3.75%) SQL
3 5 (3.13%) Perl
4 4 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.25%) VBScript
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (54.38%) Security Cleared
2 78 (48.75%) SC Cleared
3 64 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (30.00%) CCNP
5 23 (14.38%) JNCIA
6 21 (13.13%) CCNA
7 20 (12.50%) CCIE
7 20 (12.50%) Degree
8 18 (11.25%) CCDP
8 18 (11.25%) CCIP
8 18 (11.25%) CCSA
8 18 (11.25%) CCSE
8 18 (11.25%) JNCIE
9 16 (10.00%) HP ASE
9 16 (10.00%) HP MASE
10 9 (5.63%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.75%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.63%) BICSI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.25%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.75%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.50%) Samba
5 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.50%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.25%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
5 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 111 (69.38%) Cisco
2 48 (30.00%) Juniper
3 41 (25.63%) CheckPoint
4 36 (22.50%) HP
5 31 (19.38%) F5
6 26 (16.25%) Fortinet
7 24 (15.00%) VMware
8 23 (14.38%) Riverbed
9 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
10 19 (11.88%) Aruba
11 6 (3.75%) Telerik
12 5 (3.13%) IBM
12 5 (3.13%) Palo Alto
12 5 (3.13%) ProCurve
13 4 (2.50%) Dell
13 4 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (2.50%) Forcepoint
13 4 (2.50%) Sun
14 3 (1.88%) Citrix
14 3 (1.88%) Intel Security
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