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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 35 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.13% 2.45% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.51% 18.57% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £209 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £415 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £25.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +2.77%
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
212 210 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.91% 13.17% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 83 76
Average daily rate £330 £336 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £141 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £415 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 40
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -51.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £9.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £160.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Nottinghamshire +11 13 £306 +22.50% 3
Northamptonshire -18 10 £400 +91.61% 2
Leicestershire +14 5 £313 -
Derbyshire +7 4 £415 - 3
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (90.28%) WAN
2 39 (54.17%) Windows
3 32 (44.44%) Cisco
4 22 (30.56%) Firewall
5 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (23.61%) SAN
7 15 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (20.83%) Migration
7 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 14 (19.44%) Citrix
9 13 (18.06%) Wireless
9 13 (18.06%) MS Office
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
10 11 (15.28%) Tomcat
10 11 (15.28%) CCNA
11 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
11 10 (13.89%) Java
11 10 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (12.50%) Open Source
12 9 (12.50%) MySQL
12 9 (12.50%) Apache
12 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (12.50%) Project Management
13 8 (11.11%) VMware
13 8 (11.11%) VPN
13 8 (11.11%) Oracle
13 8 (11.11%) Google Apps
13 8 (11.11%) Google
14 7 (9.72%) Blue Coat

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (15.28%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.39%) Quickr
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Google Apps
2 5 (6.94%) Office 365
3 2 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (90.28%) WAN
2 22 (30.56%) Firewall
3 17 (23.61%) SAN
4 13 (18.06%) Wireless
5 10 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (11.11%) VPN
7 7 (9.72%) VoIP
7 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.56%) WLAN
8 4 (5.56%) DNS
8 4 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.17%) Wireshark
9 3 (4.17%) MPLS
9 3 (4.17%) Internet
10 2 (2.78%) MD110
10 2 (2.78%) PBX
10 2 (2.78%) SNMP
10 2 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Local Government
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (9.72%) Desktop Support
4 6 (8.33%) Designer
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Network Support
6 4 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Desktop Technician
7 3 (4.17%) Server Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.17%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) WAP
1 3 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Open Source
2 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.94%) Smartphone
4 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.56%) FMCG
5 2 (2.78%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.39%) iSeries
6 1 (1.39%) IPTV
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) MPEG
6 1 (1.39%) HACMP
6 1 (1.39%) STB
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.17%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.06%) Linux
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) UNIX
7 2 (2.78%) HPUX
8 1 (1.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Migration
2 9 (12.50%) Project Management
3 7 (9.72%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.56%) Network Management
6 4 (5.56%) Change Control
7 3 (4.17%) Logistics
7 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.17%) Change Management
8 2 (2.78%) Network Design
8 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.39%) High Availability
9 1 (1.39%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.39%) Time Management
9 1 (1.39%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) Java
2 4 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) Tcl
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.39%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (15.28%) CCNA
3 7 (9.72%) CCNP
4 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (1.39%) CCENT
6 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) CCSE
6 1 (1.39%) PMP
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.39%) IBM AIX Certification
6 1 (1.39%) ISEB
6 1 (1.39%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) XenApp
2 7 (9.72%) XenDesktop
3 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.78%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.78%) vSphere
6 1 (1.39%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
1 3 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Cisco
2 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.44%) Citrix
4 10 (13.89%) CheckPoint
5 8 (11.11%) VMware
5 8 (11.11%) Oracle
5 8 (11.11%) Google
6 7 (9.72%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.33%) HP
7 6 (8.33%) F5
8 5 (6.94%) hybris
9 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.17%) Lotus
11 2 (2.78%) Mitel
11 2 (2.78%) Nokia
11 2 (2.78%) Aastra
12 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
12 1 (1.39%) Ipanema Technologies
12 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
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