The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 26 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 / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 26 22
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.09% 0.58% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 4.17% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £488 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +178.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -4.80% +40.54%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 9 24 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 9.78% 13.87% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 10
Median daily rate £390 £380 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +105.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +262.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Middlesex

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Middlesex

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

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
Middlesex
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