The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 47 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.88% 2.65% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.81% 19.15% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £540 £150 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+260.00% -51.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
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 Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 47 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.10% 13.86% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 5
Median daily rate £450 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £150 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +0.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

LAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) DMZ
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) DMZ
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco