The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 20 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.87% - 5.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Median daily rate £575 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 - £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
LAN
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.26% 11.59% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 18
Median daily rate £500 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for LAN.

1 17 (73.91%) WAN
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Citrix
2 16 (69.57%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) SAN
5 13 (56.52%) NAS
6 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
6 12 (52.17%) Middleware
6 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
7 11 (47.83%) IIS
7 11 (47.83%) Clustering
7 11 (47.83%) High Availability
7 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (47.83%) Load Balancing
8 10 (43.48%) Secure Coding
8 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (34.78%) CCNA
10 7 (30.43%) Firewall
11 6 (26.09%) Network Security
11 6 (26.09%) Network Optimisation
12 5 (21.74%) Identity Management
12 5 (21.74%) Wireless
12 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 5 (21.74%) SIEM
13 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
13 3 (13.04%) Office 365

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 11 (47.83%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) WAN
2 13 (56.52%) NAS
2 13 (56.52%) SAN
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Network Security
5 5 (21.74%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (13.04%) WLAN
7 2 (8.70%) DNS
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Integration Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Integration Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Architect
5 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 11 (47.83%) Clustering
3 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) High Availability
1 11 (47.83%) Load Balancing
2 10 (43.48%) Secure Coding
3 6 (26.09%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (21.74%) Identity Management
4 5 (21.74%) SIEM
4 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Citrix
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds