Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 14 August 2020 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 37 74
Rank change year-on-year +17 +37 +10
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 31 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.19% 4.23% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 20.67% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 27 12
Median daily rate £160 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.33% -16.67% +119.51%
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £125.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +635.29% -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -19.64% +23.08% +30.15%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28 150 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.89% 20.49% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 112 149
Median daily rate £325 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.86% -7.81% -5.88%
10th Percentile £140 £135 £250
90th Percentile £450 £556 £590
South East median daily rate £410 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -0.61% - +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 17
Median hourly rate £162.50 £45.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +259.12% +158.57% -
10th Percentile £14.38 £19.46 £15.23
90th Percentile £187.50 £131.25 £45.75
Median hourly rate £33.50 £25.12 £22.75
% change year-on-year +33.36% +10.42% +30.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Oxfordshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing LAN in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for LAN in Oxfordshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing LAN in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for LAN in Oxfordshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +21 2 £160 -20.00% 1
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Zscaler
4 1 (16.67%) ePrescribing
4 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
4 1 (16.67%) Azure
4 1 (16.67%) AWS
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) GIAC

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (16.67%) e-Health
1 1 (16.67%) LIMS
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ePrescribing
2 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) GIAC
2 1 (16.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Zscaler