The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.33% 1.56% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 6.90% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £280 £180 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.81 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.25% -11.25%
LAN
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 13.95% 22.66% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 2
Median daily rate £280 £284 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.32% -36.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £28.75 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.96% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £11.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £13.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Leicester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper