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 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 15 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.98% 2.48% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 16.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £253 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -1.23%

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
22 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 18.80% 15.53% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 6
Median daily rate £255 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £412 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Dell
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) VBScript
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 5 (55.56%) EPoS
4 5 (55.56%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) VoIP
7 1 (11.11%) CCNP

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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (66.67%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Dell
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) VMware