Period
to 21 January 2019

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 6 months to 21 January 2019 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 65 63
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing LAN 34 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.83% 1.65% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.15% 12.33% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 19
Wiltshire median daily rate £370 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +16.44% +8.15%
10th Percentile £192 £280 £151
90th Percentile £488 £558 £538
South West median daily rate £300 £300 £295
% change year-on-year - +1.69% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -23.91% +24.32% +2.78%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 305 146 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.45% 13.42% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 91 125
Wiltshire median daily rate £385 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +6.71% +17.14%
10th Percentile £116 £288 £255
90th Percentile £625 £550 £545
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £29.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.32% -28.05% +2.50%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.70 £34.20
90th Percentile £49.50 £41.50 £65.50
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £26.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year +40.37% -29.14% -3.21%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

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 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Swindon -10 12 £375 - 3
Corsham -17 7 £463 +15.63% 1
Chippenham 0 5 £325 -35.80% 2
Salisbury - 5 £200 - 2
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 25 (73.53%) WAN
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 14 (41.18%) Firewall
5 11 (32.35%) VoIP
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco
7 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
7 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) Windows 10
8 8 (23.53%) Office 365
8 8 (23.53%) VMware
8 8 (23.53%) VPN
9 7 (20.59%) SSL
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
9 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
10 6 (17.65%) DevOps
10 6 (17.65%) Wireless
10 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
10 6 (17.65%) HP
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) CCNP
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
10 6 (17.65%) MPLS
10 6 (17.65%) OSPF
10 6 (17.65%) BGP
10 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
11 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
11 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) WAN
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 11 (32.35%) VoIP
4 8 (23.53%) VPN
5 7 (20.59%) SSL
6 6 (17.65%) BGP
6 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
6 6 (17.65%) MPLS
6 6 (17.65%) OSPF
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
7 5 (14.71%) FCoE
7 5 (14.71%) IPsec
7 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (14.71%) VPLS
8 4 (11.76%) Junos
8 4 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
3 5 (14.71%) Network Consultant
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Floorwalker
5 3 (8.82%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 10
4 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.65%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 5 (14.71%) Android
6 5 (14.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) DevOps
2 5 (14.71%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
5 2 (5.88%) Demand Management
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) Security Patching
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.94%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (26.47%) DV Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) CCNP
5 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) CCNA
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.94%) MCSA
8 1 (2.94%) MCSE
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 5 (14.71%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (2.94%) Opsview
3 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.71%) Juniper
4 5 (14.71%) Micro Focus
4 5 (14.71%) Novell
4 5 (14.71%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) Aruba
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) QNAP