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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / East Midlands
Rank 71 66 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -24
Contract jobs citing LAN 29 35 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.97% 2.23% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.26% 18.13% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 22
Median daily rate £273 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.67% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £207 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £495 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £16.13 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £13.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.05 £20.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -15.55%

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
190 193 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.89% 12.29% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 112 86
Median daily rate £300 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 18
Median hourly rate £16.55 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.59% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
Leicestershire +14 11 £250 - 3
Derbyshire -10 7 £310 -31.11% 3
Lincolnshire +1 6 £140 -49.09% 3
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £400 +28.00% 3
Northamptonshire -7 2 £421 +110.62%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LAN.

1 32 (69.57%) WAN
2 25 (54.35%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) Firewall
4 18 (39.13%) Cisco
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (28.26%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 12 (26.09%) HP
8 12 (26.09%) DHCP
8 12 (26.09%) DNS
9 10 (21.74%) CCNA
9 10 (21.74%) Wireless
9 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
10 9 (19.57%) Dell
10 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.57%) IIS
11 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
11 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
11 8 (17.39%) SCCM
11 8 (17.39%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (15.22%) VBScript
12 7 (15.22%) ITIL

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 9 (19.57%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) WAN
2 22 (47.83%) Firewall
3 16 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (26.09%) DHCP
4 12 (26.09%) DNS
5 10 (21.74%) Wireless
6 8 (17.39%) Remote Desktop
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (15.22%) SAN
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (13.04%) MPLS
9 5 (10.87%) NX-OS
9 5 (10.87%) Wireshark
10 4 (8.70%) Network Security
10 4 (8.70%) VoIP
11 3 (6.52%) ADSL
11 3 (6.52%) SNMP
11 3 (6.52%) VPN
11 3 (6.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Network Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Network Support
5 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) EPoS Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) EPoS
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server
3 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.87%) Android
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
2 4 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.35%) Fault Management
3 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.35%) ITSM
3 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.35%) Migration
3 2 (4.35%) Project Management
3 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.35%) Service Design
3 2 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (2.17%) ERP
4 1 (2.17%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (2.17%) Network Design
4 1 (2.17%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.22%) VBScript
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) CCNA
3 6 (13.04%) CCNP
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) CCIE
5 2 (4.35%) CCSA
5 2 (4.35%) CCSE
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.17%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.35%) vCloud
4 2 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (4.35%) XenApp
4 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.17%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Cisco
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) VMware
4 12 (26.09%) HP
5 9 (19.57%) Dell
6 7 (15.22%) Citrix
7 6 (13.04%) SolarWinds
8 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.87%) Juniper
9 4 (8.70%) F5
9 4 (8.70%) Sun
10 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
10 3 (6.52%) Intel
10 3 (6.52%) LANDesk
10 3 (6.52%) Palo Alto
11 2 (4.35%) Avaya
11 2 (4.35%) Brocade
11 2 (4.35%) Computacenter
11 2 (4.35%) NetApp
11 2 (4.35%) Nokia
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