Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 54 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.61% 1.19% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 8.25% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 10
Swindon median daily rate - £288 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -26.75% +137.88%
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +112.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 68 97 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 10.40% 14.39% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 63 88
Swindon median daily rate £419 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £295 £265 £247
90th Percentile £500 £500 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £410 £350
% change year-on-year +3.66% +17.14% -13.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Swindon median hourly rate £23.50 - £41.00
10th Percentile £14.35 - £34.40
90th Percentile £37.53 - £42.40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -28.05% +2.50% +76.29%

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 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 18 January 2018, 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Novell
3 1 (25.00%) ZENworks
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Novell
2 1 (25.00%) VMware