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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
England / East Midlands
Rank 67 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing LAN 25 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.69% 3.05% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.09% 20.09% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 20
Median daily rate £275 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £15.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £21.75 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -

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
191 224 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.91% 15.17% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 95
Median daily rate £310 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.45 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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 16 January 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
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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 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
Derbyshire -1 8 £293 -35.00% 3
Leicestershire +7 6 £250 - 6
Lincolnshire -3 6 £140 -49.09% 3
Nottinghamshire -3 4 £400 +12.28%
Northamptonshire -19 1 £430 +115.00% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for LAN.

1 38 (77.55%) WAN
2 26 (53.06%) Windows
3 24 (48.98%) Firewall
4 21 (42.86%) Cisco
5 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
7 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
7 12 (24.49%) VMware
8 11 (22.45%) CCNA
9 10 (20.41%) HP
9 10 (20.41%) SAN
9 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
11 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
11 8 (16.33%) Office 365
11 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.29%) Wireless
12 7 (14.29%) Citrix
12 7 (14.29%) Juniper
12 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (12.24%) SCCM
13 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (12.24%) IIS
13 6 (12.24%) MS Office
13 6 (12.24%) 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 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (77.55%) WAN
2 24 (48.98%) Firewall
3 10 (20.41%) SAN
3 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (14.29%) Wireless
6 6 (12.24%) DHCP
6 6 (12.24%) DNS
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (10.20%) NX-OS
7 5 (10.20%) Wireshark
8 4 (8.16%) MPLS
8 4 (8.16%) Network Security
8 4 (8.16%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (8.16%) VoIP
8 4 (8.16%) WLAN
9 3 (6.12%) VPN
9 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Network Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support
6 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) iPad
3 3 (6.12%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.16%) Android
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.04%) Linux
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
2 4 (8.16%) Network Management
3 2 (4.08%) CRM
3 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.08%) ITSM
3 2 (4.08%) Migration
3 2 (4.08%) Project Management
3 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.08%) Service Management
4 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.04%) Fault Management
4 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.04%) Matrix Management
4 1 (2.04%) Network Design
4 1 (2.04%) Operations Management
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.16%) VBScript
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.45%) CCNA
3 5 (10.20%) CCNP
4 4 (8.16%) MCSE
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) CCDP
5 2 (4.08%) CCIE
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.04%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCSE
6 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 3 (6.12%) XenApp
4 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.04%) Firmware
6 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.49%) VMware
4 10 (20.41%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) Juniper
6 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
6 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
7 4 (8.16%) Dell
8 3 (6.12%) Apple
8 3 (6.12%) Brocade
8 3 (6.12%) F5
8 3 (6.12%) Sun
9 2 (4.08%) Avaya
9 2 (4.08%) Intel
9 2 (4.08%) LANDesk
9 2 (4.08%) NetApp
9 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.04%) Nokia
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