Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 67 62
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 +21
Contract jobs citing LAN 34 23 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.15% 1.60% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.41% 8.71% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £357 £430 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.09% +27.41% -15.63%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £246
90th Percentile £525 £710 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £366 £413 £363
% change year-on-year -11.33% +13.79% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - £40.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £30.00

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 274 264 329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 17.34% 18.35% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 131 130
Milton Keynes median daily rate £407 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.35% +7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £17.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -31.79% +21.33%
10th Percentile £15.20 £9.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £18.16 £19.50 £34.18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.70 £13.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +43.85% -48.00% +58.73%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for LAN.

1 26 (76.47%) WAN
2 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
4 18 (52.94%) Firewall
5 16 (47.06%) Juniper
5 16 (47.06%) CCNP
6 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) F5
7 11 (32.35%) CCIE
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) VLAN
10 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (20.59%) Network Security
10 7 (20.59%) Office 365
10 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
11 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
11 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
11 6 (17.65%) VPN
11 6 (17.65%) DHCP
12 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
12 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
12 5 (14.71%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
13 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (8.82%) Brocade
13 3 (8.82%) Aerohive Networks

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 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) WAN
2 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) VLAN
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.59%) Network Security
5 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 6 (17.65%) VPN
6 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (8.82%) Internet
7 3 (8.82%) MPLS
7 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (5.88%) SNMP
9 1 (2.94%) ADSL
9 1 (2.94%) ATM
9 1 (2.94%) DNS
9 1 (2.94%) SDH
9 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.94%) VoIP
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Architect
3 6 (17.65%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Network Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Network Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Check Point Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Deployment Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) BYOD
3 2 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
2 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
3 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Project Management
3 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Coaching
4 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
3 16 (47.06%) CCNP
4 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) CCIE
6 7 (20.59%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.88%) CCSA
7 2 (5.88%) CCSE
7 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
7 2 (5.88%) PMP
8 1 (2.94%) CCDP
8 1 (2.94%) CCIE Data Center
8 1 (2.94%) CCNA
8 1 (2.94%) CISSP
8 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 16 (47.06%) Juniper
3 11 (32.35%) F5
4 6 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (8.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
6 3 (8.82%) Brocade
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya
8 1 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.94%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.94%) Nokia
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed