The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 78 94 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing LAN 31 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.13% 0.94% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.22% 7.65% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
Median daily rate £345 £200 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.50% -58.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £132 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
LAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
218 196 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.99% 12.26% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 127 87
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 £21.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for LAN.

1 53 (94.64%) WAN
2 30 (53.57%) Firewall
3 29 (51.79%) Cisco
4 27 (48.21%) VMware
5 24 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (39.29%) CCNP
7 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 16 (28.57%) VPN
8 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 16 (28.57%) Windows
9 14 (25.00%) Network Security
10 13 (23.21%) CCNA
11 12 (21.43%) MPLS
12 11 (19.64%) BGP
12 11 (19.64%) SAN
12 11 (19.64%) Linux
12 11 (19.64%) Palo Alto
13 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
13 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
13 10 (17.86%) Citrix
14 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
14 9 (16.07%) DNS
14 9 (16.07%) SSL
14 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (14.29%) Unix
15 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 7 (12.50%) Finance

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.14%) CloudStack
2 4 (7.14%) JBoss
2 4 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 53 (94.64%) WAN
2 30 (53.57%) Firewall
3 16 (28.57%) VPN
4 14 (25.00%) Network Security
5 12 (21.43%) MPLS
6 11 (19.64%) BGP
6 11 (19.64%) SAN
7 9 (16.07%) DNS
7 9 (16.07%) SSL
8 6 (10.71%) VLAN
9 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (8.93%) OSPF
10 4 (7.14%) Internet
10 4 (7.14%) IPv4
10 4 (7.14%) IPv6
10 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
10 4 (7.14%) VoIP
11 3 (5.36%) Wireless
12 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
12 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.93%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (8.93%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.50%) Finance
3 6 (10.71%) Legal
4 4 (7.14%) Electronics
4 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Network Support
5 4 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
1 6 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (10.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Public Cloud
1 4 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.36%) IVR
3 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.29%) Unix
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.71%) AIX
6 6 (10.71%) HPUX
6 6 (10.71%) SUSE
7 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
2 8 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.93%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 5 (8.93%) Network Design
4 5 (8.93%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (7.14%) Information Security
5 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) Analytics
7 2 (3.57%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.57%) SDLC
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) Speech Recognition
7 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) Java
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (39.29%) CCNP
3 13 (23.21%) CCNA
4 7 (12.50%) CCIE
5 5 (8.93%) CCDA
6 3 (5.36%) CISA
6 3 (5.36%) CISSP
7 2 (3.57%) GSEC
7 2 (3.57%) GSLC
7 2 (3.57%) GSNA
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.57%) SANS
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.79%) CCDP
8 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) KVM
2 6 (10.71%) Xen
3 5 (8.93%) vCloud
3 5 (8.93%) vSphere
3 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.79%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Cisco
2 27 (48.21%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) Palo Alto
5 10 (17.86%) Citrix
6 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
7 7 (12.50%) IBM
8 6 (10.71%) Oracle
9 5 (8.93%) NetApp
9 5 (8.93%) Splunk
10 4 (7.14%) Fortinet
10 4 (7.14%) HP
10 4 (7.14%) SAP
11 2 (3.57%) ScanSafe
12 1 (1.79%) Dell
12 1 (1.79%) F5
12 1 (1.79%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.79%) Meraki
12 1 (1.79%) Novell
12 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
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