The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Doncaster region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 5 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Doncaster 16.00% 5.00% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £165 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +8.04%
LAN
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Doncaster
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Doncaster 24.00% 10.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £150 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Doncaster region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Doncaster

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Doncaster

LAN
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Doncaster region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Doncaster region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware