The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 April 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 35 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing LAN 19 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.93% 4.32% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.76% 19.08% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 18
Median daily rate £320 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £475 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £359 £347
% change year-on-year +4.60% +3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year -33.33% +16.88%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 71 152 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 10.96% 22.62% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 96 46
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.46% +103.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £46.48 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing LAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -7 9 £253 -24.62% 1
Salisbury -4 4 £365 -2.66%
Corsham - 4 £375 - 1
LAN
South West

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

1 28 (84.85%) WAN
2 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 16 (48.48%) Firewall
4 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) Windows
5 13 (39.39%) VPN
6 12 (36.36%) Wireless
7 11 (33.33%) DNS
7 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 10 (30.30%) Migration
8 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco
10 8 (24.24%) Citrix
10 8 (24.24%) Juniper
10 8 (24.24%) VMware
10 8 (24.24%) SIEM
10 8 (24.24%) NetScaler
11 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
12 6 (18.18%) SANS
13 5 (15.15%) Data Encryption
13 5 (15.15%) Network Segmentation
13 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
13 5 (15.15%) SSL
13 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
13 5 (15.15%) Security Management
13 5 (15.15%) Information Security
13 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
13 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (15.15%) Aruba

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (6.06%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) WAN
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 13 (39.39%) VPN
4 12 (36.36%) Wireless
5 11 (33.33%) DNS
6 8 (24.24%) NetScaler
7 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 5 (15.15%) SSL
9 3 (9.09%) Internet
10 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
10 2 (6.06%) SAN
11 1 (3.03%) Broadband
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (3.03%) ISDN
11 1 (3.03%) LDAP
11 1 (3.03%) Network Security
11 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) TestPartner
General
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Information Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Network Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Support
5 2 (6.06%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) LAMP
1 1 (3.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
1 10 (30.30%) Migration
2 8 (24.24%) SIEM
3 5 (15.15%) Data Encryption
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security
3 5 (15.15%) Information Security Management
3 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 5 (15.15%) Network Segmentation
3 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
3 5 (15.15%) Security Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps
5 3 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) SANS
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.09%) CCNP
6 2 (6.06%) CCNA
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Citrix
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Aruba
3 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.15%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.06%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Gemalto
5 1 (3.03%) Genesys
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Meraki
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
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