Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 68 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +5
Contract jobs citing LAN 66 65 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.36% 2.81% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.57% 14.38% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 48
Surrey median daily rate £350 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +4.73% +13.85%
10th Percentile £146 £173 £191
90th Percentile £513 £604 £454
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year - -3.23% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Surrey median hourly rate £15.38 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.77% -8.33% -64.39%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £16.50 £11.50 £50.60
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -61.39% +63.64% +61.76%

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 424 452 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.19% 19.55% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 271 265
Surrey median daily rate £375 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £162 £163 £214
90th Percentile £575 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.12 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.21% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.58 £10.95 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.13 £42.10 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.43 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.66% +11.70% +26.83%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Surrey

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Surrey

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Surrey

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Surrey

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Woking +18 18 £140 -63.16%
Guildford +5 9 £385 +4.41%
Staines -5 5 £420 -30.72% 2
Camberley +5 3 £325 -23.53%
Leatherhead -8 1 £375 +5.26%
Redhill -11 1 - -
Reigate -35 1 £400 -28.89%
Weybridge - 1 - -
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for LAN.

1 58 (87.88%) WAN
2 40 (60.61%) Windows
3 33 (50.00%) Office 365
4 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 30 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
6 29 (43.94%) TCP/IP
7 28 (42.42%) Windows 7
8 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
9 23 (34.85%) Cisco
9 23 (34.85%) DNS
9 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
10 22 (33.33%) SCCM
11 20 (30.30%) MCSE
11 20 (30.30%) MCP
11 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (30.30%) Citrix
12 18 (27.27%) DHCP
12 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
12 18 (27.27%) MCDST
13 16 (24.24%) ITIL
14 15 (22.73%) Firewall
14 15 (22.73%) VPN
15 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
16 11 (16.67%) Finance
16 11 (16.67%) VoIP
16 11 (16.67%) XenApp
16 11 (16.67%) Network Security
17 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (15.15%) CCNP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.58%) SAS
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.03%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 33 (50.00%) Office 365
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (87.88%) WAN
2 29 (43.94%) TCP/IP
3 23 (34.85%) DNS
4 18 (27.27%) DHCP
5 15 (22.73%) Firewall
5 15 (22.73%) VPN
6 11 (16.67%) Network Security
6 11 (16.67%) VoIP
7 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (9.09%) Wireless
8 6 (9.09%) WLAN
9 5 (7.58%) OSPF
9 5 (7.58%) VLAN
9 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.06%) BGP
10 4 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (6.06%) IPsec
11 3 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (4.55%) Skype
12 2 (3.03%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Service Desk Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Desktop Support
5 8 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) LAN Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) WAN Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) PC Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) PC Support
6 6 (9.09%) PC Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.55%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Handset
4 1 (1.52%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.52%) iPhone
4 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 28 (42.42%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
3 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.06%) Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.03%) CentOS
7 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Service Management
3 5 (7.58%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.06%) Project Management
5 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.03%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.03%) Proactive Management
6 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (3.03%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.52%) Change Management
7 1 (1.52%) ITSM
7 1 (1.52%) Process Management
7 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.52%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.03%) Perl
2 2 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) MCP
1 20 (30.30%) MCSE
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (27.27%) MCDST
3 10 (15.15%) CCNP
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (10.61%) CCIE
5 4 (6.06%) CCNA
6 2 (3.03%) CCDP
6 2 (3.03%) MCSA
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 22 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.03%) Nagios
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 23 (34.85%) Cisco
3 20 (30.30%) Citrix
4 10 (15.15%) VMware
5 9 (13.64%) F5
5 9 (13.64%) SolarWinds
6 8 (12.12%) Apple
6 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.55%) Bloomberg
7 3 (4.55%) FactSet
7 3 (4.55%) HP
8 2 (3.03%) Avaya
8 2 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.03%) Juniper
8 2 (3.03%) Lotus
8 2 (3.03%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.03%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.52%) AppSense
9 1 (1.52%) Genesys