Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 10 17
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 10 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 5.85% 11.40% 5.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.93% 27.08% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -10.44% -
10th Percentile £313 £319 £438
90th Percentile £352 £403 £463
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £380 £375
% change year-on-year -14.47% +1.33% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.00 £16.81 -
% change year-on-year +78.52% - -

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 67 48 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 39.18% 42.11% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 8
Stevenage median daily rate £420 £285 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -29.19% +46.36%
10th Percentile £230 £110 £290
90th Percentile £486 £403 £461
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Stevenage median hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -18.70%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -3.03% -9.59% -15.21%

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 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 21 October 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for LAN.

1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Remedy
3 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) TACACS
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) BMC
5 2 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) WPA2
5 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) FWSM
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) TACACS
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) MIS Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) NsoIT
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Remedy
2 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) BMC
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu