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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 64 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing LAN 37 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.25% 1.68% 2.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.05% 16.13% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £192 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+8.58% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.25 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.75 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £22.86 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
205 155 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.46% 10.44% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 57 64
Average daily rate £375 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 24
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.72 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 May 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire -5 10 £358 -28.50% 4
Derbyshire +5 9 £293 - 3
Northamptonshire +7 8 £425 +25.92% 9
Leicestershire -2 7 £300 - 3
Lincolnshire -1 1 - - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 66 (76.74%) WAN
2 45 (52.33%) Firewall
3 39 (45.35%) Cisco
4 32 (37.21%) Windows
5 31 (36.05%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (27.91%) CCNA
7 23 (26.74%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (23.26%) Active Directory
9 19 (22.09%) VPN
10 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 18 (20.93%) CCNP
10 18 (20.93%) CheckPoint
11 15 (17.44%) MS Office
12 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
13 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
14 12 (13.95%) ITIL
14 12 (13.95%) Juniper
14 12 (13.95%) SAN
14 12 (13.95%) MPLS
14 12 (13.95%) Wireless
15 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
15 11 (12.79%) F5
16 10 (11.63%) Reverse Proxy
16 10 (11.63%) Blue Coat
16 10 (11.63%) DNS
16 10 (11.63%) Manufacturing
17 9 (10.47%) Migration
17 9 (10.47%) Network Design
17 9 (10.47%) Windows 7
18 8 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (8.14%) MS Exchange
1 7 (8.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.49%) Lync
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (76.74%) WAN
2 45 (52.33%) Firewall
3 23 (26.74%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (22.09%) VPN
5 12 (13.95%) SAN
5 12 (13.95%) MPLS
5 12 (13.95%) Wireless
6 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.63%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (11.63%) DNS
8 8 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (8.14%) VoIP
9 7 (8.14%) VLAN
10 6 (6.98%) Network Security
10 6 (6.98%) OSPF
10 6 (6.98%) Internet
10 6 (6.98%) WLAN
11 4 (4.65%) HSRP
11 4 (4.65%) NetScaler
11 4 (4.65%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.16%) DTS
2 1 (1.16%) DB2
2 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 10 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.79%) Desktop Support
3 8 (9.30%) Architect
3 8 (9.30%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Network Support
7 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.49%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.49%) IT Support
9 2 (2.33%) IT Support Assistant
9 2 (2.33%) IT Assistant
9 2 (2.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) WAP
2 2 (2.33%) JSP
3 1 (1.16%) APPC
3 1 (1.16%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.16%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.65%) CESG
3 3 (3.49%) Clustering
3 3 (3.49%) PKI
4 2 (2.33%) FMCG
4 2 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.16%) HACMP
5 1 (1.16%) AS400
5 1 (1.16%) iSeries
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Windows
2 9 (10.47%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.30%) Windows XP
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.81%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Linux
7 1 (1.16%) UNIX
7 1 (1.16%) AIX
7 1 (1.16%) HPUX
7 1 (1.16%) Solaris
7 1 (1.16%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.95%) ITIL
2 9 (10.47%) Migration
2 9 (10.47%) Network Design
3 7 (8.14%) Change Management
3 7 (8.14%) Network Management
4 6 (6.98%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.81%) Project Management
5 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (4.65%) SIEM
6 4 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.49%) Validation
7 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.49%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.33%) Line Management
8 2 (2.33%) Matrix Management
8 2 (2.33%) Logistics
8 2 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) SQL
2 2 (2.33%) C
3 1 (1.16%) COBOL
3 1 (1.16%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) RPG
3 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (36.05%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (27.91%) CCNA
3 18 (20.93%) CCNP
4 14 (16.28%) Security Cleared
5 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.98%) CCIE
6 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.65%) CCSE
7 4 (4.65%) MCSE
8 3 (3.49%) CCIP
8 3 (3.49%) CCDP
8 3 (3.49%) CCSA
8 3 (3.49%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.16%) PMP
10 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.16%) IBM Certification
10 1 (1.16%) IBM AIX Certification
10 1 (1.16%) MCSA
10 1 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) JSP 440
1 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.16%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.16%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
2 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.16%) WSUS
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (45.35%) Cisco
2 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.93%) CheckPoint
3 12 (13.95%) Juniper
4 11 (12.79%) F5
5 10 (11.63%) Blue Coat
6 8 (9.30%) VMware
7 5 (5.81%) Citrix
7 5 (5.81%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.49%) Nokia
8 3 (3.49%) McAfee
9 2 (2.33%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.33%) HP
9 2 (2.33%) Dell
10 1 (1.16%) IBM
10 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle
10 1 (1.16%) NetIQ
10 1 (1.16%) Symantec
10 1 (1.16%) Altiris
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