Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 25 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 43 44
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing LAN 12 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.77% 2.63% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 10.53% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 14
Swindon median daily rate £263 £335 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.64% -21.77% +58.61%
10th Percentile £231 £229 £263
90th Percentile £338 £428 £523
Wiltshire median daily rate £300 £375 £360
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Swindon median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.91% +57.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £13.25 £23.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £13.75 £31.25 £18.75
Wiltshire median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -50.91% +57.14% -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 Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 84 171 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 12.39% 24.96% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 121 56
Swindon median daily rate £325 £363 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -8.23% -5.79%
10th Percentile £202 £290 £213
90th Percentile £488 £538 £572
Wiltshire median daily rate £370 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +2.07% -2.03% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Swindon median hourly rate £13.68 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.25% +71.88% -60.49%
10th Percentile £12.84 £23.75 £11.20
90th Percentile £14.81 £37.25 £32.63
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.25 £43.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -7.47% +210.71% -65.43%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Swindon

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Swindon

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Swindon over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Swindon

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swindon region with a requirement for LAN.

1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) SIEM
7 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 2 (16.67%) F5
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
8 1 (8.33%) Shibboleth

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (8.33%) LDAP
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SANS
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Gemalto
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat