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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing LAN 41 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.57% 2.04% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.30% 17.39% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 10
Median daily rate £600 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
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
202 184 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.67% 11.70% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 105 86
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 28
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +15 24 £600 +44.57% 1
Northamptonshire -4 6 £350 +16.66% 2
Derbyshire +2 4 £300 -4.16% 3
Lincolnshire -2 3 - - 3
Leicestershire +1 2 - - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LAN.

1 53 (94.64%) WAN
2 38 (67.86%) Windows
3 37 (66.07%) Active Directory
4 34 (60.71%) Cisco
5 28 (50.00%) Firewall
6 26 (46.43%) SCCM
7 22 (39.29%) Wireless
8 21 (37.50%) VPN
9 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (35.71%) Office 365
10 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (32.14%) Mac OS X
10 18 (32.14%) Linux
11 17 (30.36%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (30.36%) Puppet
11 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Intune
11 17 (30.36%) Ansible
11 17 (30.36%) DevOps
12 16 (28.57%) Google
13 14 (25.00%) Mule
13 14 (25.00%) ITIL
13 14 (25.00%) CISSP
13 14 (25.00%) Palo Alto
14 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
15 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
15 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (25.00%) Mule
2 8 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (35.71%) Office 365
2 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (94.64%) WAN
2 28 (50.00%) Firewall
3 22 (39.29%) Wireless
4 21 (37.50%) VPN
5 17 (30.36%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.93%) SAN
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.14%) MPLS
8 3 (5.36%) DHCP
8 3 (5.36%) DNS
8 3 (5.36%) TACACS
8 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.57%) BGP
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (3.57%) Network Security
9 2 (3.57%) SNMP
9 2 (3.57%) VLAN
10 1 (1.79%) NAS
10 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.79%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Architect
2 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Network Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (14.29%) IT Support
6 7 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
8 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support
8 4 (7.14%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Support Specialist
9 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 3 (5.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
3 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) FMCG
4 2 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (67.86%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Mac OS X
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) Android
8 2 (3.57%) Unix
9 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) DevOps
2 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Network Management
3 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
4 4 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 4 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (5.36%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (3.57%) High Availability
6 2 (3.57%) Logistics
6 2 (3.57%) Migration
6 2 (3.57%) Network Design
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Server Building
7 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) CISSP
2 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) CCNP
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.57%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) CCSE
5 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) CCDP
6 1 (1.79%) CCSA
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (66.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (46.43%) SCCM
2 17 (30.36%) Ansible
2 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (30.36%) Puppet
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) Nessus
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (60.71%) Cisco
2 16 (28.57%) Google
3 14 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.71%) VMware
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (5.36%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.36%) Juniper
8 2 (3.57%) Dell
8 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.57%) IBM
8 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) arcserve
9 1 (1.79%) CA
9 1 (1.79%) F5
9 1 (1.79%) HP
9 1 (1.79%) Nokia
9 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
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