The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing LAN 36 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.28% 2.92% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 23.19% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 26
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£345 £275 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -16.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £211 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.04 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.29 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -3.94%
LAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
204 207 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.90% 12.58% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 105 93
Average daily rate £400 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £20.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

LAN
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +9 13 £364 +32.27% 7
Leicestershire +7 8 £438 +34.61% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £238 -10.37% 1
Lincolnshire -1 5 £195 -8.23%
Derbyshire -2 4 £345 -6.75% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 57 (89.06%) WAN
2 46 (71.88%) Windows
3 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 26 (40.63%) Cisco
5 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
7 16 (25.00%) Citrix
7 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (25.00%) MS Office
8 15 (23.44%) Firewall
8 15 (23.44%) Migration
9 13 (20.31%) Wireless
9 13 (20.31%) Linux
9 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (18.75%) Windows XP
11 11 (17.19%) SAN
11 11 (17.19%) VMware
12 10 (15.63%) XenApp
12 10 (15.63%) XenDesktop
13 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
13 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
13 9 (14.06%) Java
14 8 (12.50%) Project Management
14 8 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (10.94%) Open Source
15 7 (10.94%) Google Apps
15 7 (10.94%) Google
15 7 (10.94%) MySQL
15 7 (10.94%) Oracle
15 7 (10.94%) Apache

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.94%) Apache
2 7 (10.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) Lync
4 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.69%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.56%) Site Server
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Quickr
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Google Apps
2 6 (9.38%) Office 365
3 2 (3.13%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (89.06%) WAN
2 15 (23.44%) Firewall
3 13 (20.31%) Wireless
4 11 (17.19%) SAN
5 9 (14.06%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.81%) VPN
6 5 (7.81%) DNS
7 4 (6.25%) VoIP
7 4 (6.25%) WLAN
8 3 (4.69%) DHCP
8 3 (4.69%) MPLS
8 3 (4.69%) Internet
9 2 (3.13%) DVB
9 2 (3.13%) VLAN
9 2 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (3.13%) OSPF
9 2 (3.13%) SNMP
9 2 (3.13%) Intranet
9 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Toad
General
1 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Desktop Support
1 9 (14.06%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Designer
5 4 (6.25%) Desktop Technician
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
5 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Administrator
6 3 (4.69%) Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) LAMP
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Blackberry
1 7 (10.94%) Open Source
2 6 (9.38%) Fat Client
2 6 (9.38%) Thin Client
3 5 (7.81%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.69%) FMCG
5 2 (3.13%) Video on Demand
5 2 (3.13%) STB
5 2 (3.13%) IPTV
5 2 (3.13%) MPEG
6 1 (1.56%) Firmware
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 46 (71.88%) Windows
2 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
3 16 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.31%) Linux
5 12 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) HPUX
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Migration
2 8 (12.50%) Project Management
3 6 (9.38%) ITIL
3 6 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.69%) Logistics
6 3 (4.69%) Change Control
6 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.13%) Network Design
7 2 (3.13%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 2 (3.13%) Security Management
7 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) Python
3 2 (3.13%) Tcl
3 2 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) CCNP
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) XenApp
2 10 (15.63%) XenDesktop
3 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.69%) vSphere
5 2 (3.13%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
1 2 (3.13%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Cisco
2 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.00%) Citrix
4 11 (17.19%) VMware
5 7 (10.94%) Google
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle
6 6 (9.38%) HP
7 5 (7.81%) hybris
8 3 (4.69%) Lotus
9 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.56%) Symantec
10 1 (1.56%) Dell
10 1 (1.56%) IBM
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