The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -27.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 10 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.75% 3.56% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 3 30
Average daily rate £280 £150 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £250 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -62.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

WLAN
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware