The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 57 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing LAN 29 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.72% 1.66% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 16.67% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £340 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.06 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +25.37%
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
145 96 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.62% 9.94% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 57 52
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -88.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (75.61%) WAN
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 16 (39.02%) Firewall
4 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
5 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (26.83%) CCNA
6 11 (26.83%) Windows
7 10 (24.39%) Service Management
8 8 (19.51%) CCNP
8 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.07%) VPN
9 7 (17.07%) GPRS
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) SLA
10 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
10 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.20%) VMware
11 5 (12.20%) Network Design
11 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (12.20%) Android
11 5 (12.20%) Project Management
11 5 (12.20%) CCDP
11 5 (12.20%) HTTPS
11 5 (12.20%) VoIP
11 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Phone
11 5 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 4 (9.76%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Lync
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (75.61%) WAN
2 16 (39.02%) Firewall
3 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 7 (17.07%) GPRS
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.20%) HTTPS
5 5 (12.20%) VoIP
6 4 (9.76%) SAN
6 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security
7 3 (7.32%) BGP
7 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
7 3 (7.32%) OSPF
7 3 (7.32%) WLAN
8 2 (4.88%) HSRP
8 2 (4.88%) DMVPN
8 2 (4.88%) SSL
8 2 (4.88%) DNS
8 2 (4.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (9.76%) Billing
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Architect
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XMPP
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Phone
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Service Management
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
2 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) Network Design
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 3 (7.32%) Validation
5 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) BCP
6 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.83%) CCNA
3 8 (19.51%) CCNP
4 5 (12.20%) CCDP
5 3 (7.32%) CCDA
6 2 (4.88%) VCAP
6 2 (4.88%) VCP5
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) MCSA
6 2 (4.88%) CISSP
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) CCSE
6 2 (4.88%) CCSA
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) CCIE
7 1 (2.44%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
1 2 (4.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco
2 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.88%) Sun
4 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.88%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) Polycom
5 1 (2.44%) Tandberg
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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