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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing LAN 31 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.95% 2.27% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.15% 18.01% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 10
Median daily rate £493 £313 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.60% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £425 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.75 £13.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.41% -26.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £35.50 £22.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
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
192 211 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.11% 12.59% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 113 59
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.15 £50.00 £25.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +4 13 £625 +74.82% 4
Leicestershire 0 8 £290 -3.33% 5
Derbyshire +10 5 £275 -5.98% 1
Northamptonshire 0 4 £325 -23.52% 3
Lincolnshire +3 1 - - 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (85.48%) WAN
2 38 (61.29%) Cisco
3 33 (53.23%) Windows
4 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 25 (40.32%) Firewall
6 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (24.19%) VPN
7 15 (24.19%) Wireless
7 15 (24.19%) SCCM
8 14 (22.58%) Office 365
9 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (19.35%) Windows Server
10 12 (19.35%) Linux
11 11 (17.74%) Windows XP
11 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
12 10 (16.13%) Finance
12 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
12 10 (16.13%) CCNA
12 10 (16.13%) ITIL
12 10 (16.13%) Ansible
12 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (16.13%) Puppet
13 9 (14.52%) Windows Intune
13 9 (14.52%) DevOps
13 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
13 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
13 9 (14.52%) VMware
13 9 (14.52%) Wi-Fi

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 7 (11.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (11.29%) Mule
2 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Office 365
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (85.48%) WAN
2 25 (40.32%) Firewall
3 15 (24.19%) VPN
3 15 (24.19%) Wireless
4 9 (14.52%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (12.90%) SAN
5 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.90%) VoIP
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (8.06%) DHCP
7 5 (8.06%) DNS
8 4 (6.45%) MPLS
9 3 (4.84%) BGP
9 3 (4.84%) OSPF
9 3 (4.84%) TACACS
9 3 (4.84%) VLAN
10 2 (3.23%) Multicast
10 2 (3.23%) SNMP
11 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (11.29%) IT Support
6 5 (8.06%) Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
2 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.84%) NHS
6 2 (3.23%) FMCG
6 2 (3.23%) Replication
7 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.61%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (53.23%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (17.74%) Windows XP
4 10 (16.13%) Mac OS X
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.45%) Android
9 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.23%) Unix
11 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) DevOps
3 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (8.06%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.45%) Migration
5 4 (6.45%) Network Design
5 4 (6.45%) Network Management
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 4 (6.45%) Security Patching
5 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Management
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.23%) High Availability
7 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.23%) Logistics
7 2 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.23%) Server Building
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (16.13%) CCNA
3 8 (12.90%) CCNP
4 7 (11.29%) CCDA
4 7 (11.29%) CISSP
4 7 (11.29%) MCSE
4 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.23%) CCSE
7 1 (1.61%) CCDP
7 1 (1.61%) CCSA
7 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) SCCM
2 10 (16.13%) Ansible
2 10 (16.13%) Puppet
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Intune
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.61%) Nessus
5 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.61%) SCOM
5 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Cisco
2 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.52%) VMware
4 8 (12.90%) Google
5 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
6 5 (8.06%) Juniper
7 4 (6.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.84%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.84%) Citrix
8 3 (4.84%) Dell
8 3 (4.84%) F5
9 2 (3.23%) HP
9 2 (3.23%) IBM
9 2 (3.23%) NetApp
10 1 (1.61%) arcserve
10 1 (1.61%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.61%) Nokia
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.61%) Sun
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