The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing LAN 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.10% 1.72% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 10.00% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £250 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.26% +8.04%
LAN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.92% 17.24% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 19
Average daily rate £315 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +158.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the East Sussex region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the East Sussex region.

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) HP
2 9 (81.82%) Blackberry
2 9 (81.82%) Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) AS400
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) Coaching
2 9 (81.82%) Mimecast
3 7 (63.64%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (63.64%) High Availability
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
4 3 (27.27%) HP SIM
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Becrypt
4 3 (27.27%) Avaya
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 7 (63.64%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Service Analyst
1 9 (81.82%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) AS400
1 9 (81.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
1 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Coaching
1 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) APMP
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
1 3 (27.27%) HP SIM
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya
2 3 (27.27%) Becrypt
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec