Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 10 December 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 101 63
Rank change year-on-year +38 -38 +17
Contract jobs citing LAN 34 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.70% 1.08% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.99% 8.48% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 17
Milton Keynes median daily rate £442 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.80% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £363 £278 £257
90th Percentile £650 £429 £695
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £442 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +17.80% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 179 224 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.20% 12.70% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 118 125
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -6.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £209 £241
90th Percentile £500 £540 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.87 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.49% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £13.60 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.32 £60.00 £23.35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -7.69%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Milton Keynes

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Milton Keynes

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Milton Keynes

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for LAN.

1 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 26 (76.47%) Windows
3 25 (73.53%) Firewall
4 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 20 (58.82%) Office 365
6 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
6 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
7 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (52.94%) VMware
7 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
8 14 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 14 (41.18%) NAS
8 14 (41.18%) vSphere
8 14 (41.18%) McAfee ePO
8 14 (41.18%) Law
8 14 (41.18%) Sony
8 14 (41.18%) SAN
8 14 (41.18%) NetApp
8 14 (41.18%) McAfee
9 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (29.41%) CCNP
9 10 (29.41%) Cisco
9 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 8 (23.53%) CCNA
10 8 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
11 7 (20.59%) Palo Alto
11 7 (20.59%) Telepresence
11 7 (20.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco ISE

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 25 (73.53%) Firewall
3 22 (64.71%) TCP/IP
4 14 (41.18%) NAS
4 14 (41.18%) SAN
5 8 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (20.59%) BGP
6 7 (20.59%) BIG-IP
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (20.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (20.59%) Internet
6 7 (20.59%) IPsec
6 7 (20.59%) SSL
6 7 (20.59%) Telepresence
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (14.71%) Skype
7 5 (14.71%) Unified Communications
8 3 (8.82%) DNS
9 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (41.18%) Law
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (41.18%) Project Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Solutions Manager
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Network Support
4 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Network Management
2 7 (20.59%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) IT Strategy
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Coaching
4 3 (8.82%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) CCNP
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) CCNA
3 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) MCSA
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (8.82%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (41.18%) vSphere
4 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (8.82%) UAG
6 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (14.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) McAfee
3 14 (41.18%) NetApp
3 14 (41.18%) Sony
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) Aruba
5 7 (20.59%) F5
5 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 7 (20.59%) Palo Alto
6 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
7 4 (11.76%) Remedy
8 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.88%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.94%) Cognos
10 1 (2.94%) IBM
10 1 (2.94%) IronPort
10 1 (2.94%) Lotus
10 1 (2.94%) Proofpoint
10 1 (2.94%) Sun