Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 19 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing LAN 21 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 14.89% 7.61% 10.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.43% 29.17% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Stevenage median daily rate £300 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £300
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.00 - £21.53
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 - £21.53

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 Stevenage with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 61 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 43.26% 26.09% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 3
Stevenage median daily rate £285 £415 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.33% +50.91% -
10th Percentile £110 £359 £263
90th Percentile £403 £461 £298
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 12
Stevenage median hourly rate £25.00 £41.13 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.21% +91.06% +70.23%
10th Percentile £15.00 £21.71 £14.19
90th Percentile £44.75 £43.94 £23.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £20.00 £21.53
% change year-on-year -15.98% -7.08% +39.82%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Stevenage

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Stevenage

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Stevenage over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Stevenage

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for LAN.

1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Juniper
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) VLAN
6 8 (38.10%) CCNP
6 8 (38.10%) Migration
6 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
6 8 (38.10%) Network Management
7 7 (33.33%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) CCNA
8 6 (28.57%) SLA
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) OSPF
9 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 5 (23.81%) CCDP
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) Broadband
9 5 (23.81%) ISDN
9 5 (23.81%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) JNCIS
9 5 (23.81%) Brocade
9 5 (23.81%) Network Security
9 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) Network Design

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) VLAN
1 10 (47.62%) VPN
2 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) BGP
3 5 (23.81%) Broadband
3 5 (23.81%) ISDN
3 5 (23.81%) Network Security
3 5 (23.81%) OSPF
3 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) DWDM
5 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 3 (14.29%) SMTP
5 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Network Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Leader
4 4 (19.05%) Network Support
4 4 (19.05%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Support
6 2 (9.52%) Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) LAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
1 8 (38.10%) Network Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) CCNP
3 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) CCNA
5 5 (23.81%) CCDP
5 5 (23.81%) JNCIS
6 3 (14.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) Brocade
5 3 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam