The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
North East / Durham
Rank 7 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 10.00% - 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.54% - 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -10.86%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 7 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 16.25% 6.80% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 15
Median daily rate £363 £344 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Durham

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Durham region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Darlington - 3 - -
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £363 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 - -
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Durham region with a requirement for LAN.

1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (40.00%) Skype
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) DHCP
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) CCSE
5 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Lotus
6 4 (26.67%) Symantec

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Skype
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) SSL
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) PBX
6 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (26.67%) Lotus
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) Nortel
7 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) Virgin Media