The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.02% 1.28% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 6.67% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £250 £215 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £383 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +15.90%
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 £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
LAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.29% 19.23% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 11
Median daily rate £250 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £86 £158 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £294 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.08 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £24.00
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 Leicestershire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 2 £263 +45.83% 1
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) EPoS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Security Patching

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware