The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 13 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.33% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 11.11% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -9.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.00% 5.11% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Median daily rate £375 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.97 £45.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.40% +256.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the Bradford region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Bradford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Information Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISMS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP