The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 32 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.60% 2.28% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +20.00%
LAN
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.60% 11.41% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 8
Median daily rate £400 £375 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +70.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £179 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £51.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for LAN.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) ISDN
6 2 (20.00%) WLAN
6 2 (20.00%) SMTP
6 2 (20.00%) FTP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) FTP
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) ISDN
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) TACACS
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Panasonic