The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 41 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Contract jobs citing LAN 10 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.94% 3.69% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 27.50% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 1
Median daily rate £143 £350 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.28% +250.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -13.63%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 80 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.12% 13.42% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 49
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £218 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £441 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 16
Median hourly rate £21.25 £55.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.36% +39.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £38.75 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Cambridge +2 7 £143 -63.34%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (38.46%) A+ Certification
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
4 5 (38.46%) Software Distribution
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) MCP
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
7 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
7 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (15.38%) MCSA
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support
3 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (23.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Distribution
2 2 (15.38%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) A+ Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus