The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 81 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Contract jobs citing LAN 25 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.20% 1.35% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.14% 8.18% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 8
Median daily rate £410 £388 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% -10.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £385 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.75 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -11.80%
LAN
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
307 110 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.98% 16.54% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 54 53
Median daily rate £340 £450 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £236 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for LAN.

1 43 (91.49%) WAN
2 36 (76.60%) Network Design
3 29 (61.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 27 (57.45%) Matrix Organization
4 27 (57.45%) Relational Database
4 27 (57.45%) Private Cloud
5 25 (53.19%) Office Automation
6 21 (44.68%) Data Centre
6 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
7 19 (40.43%) SC Cleared
8 18 (38.30%) Windows
8 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
9 15 (31.91%) Degree
10 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
11 8 (17.02%) Unix
11 8 (17.02%) Service Management
12 7 (14.89%) Solaris
12 7 (14.89%) VPN
13 6 (12.77%) HP
13 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (10.64%) Middleware
14 5 (10.64%) LDAP
14 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
14 5 (10.64%) ITIL
14 5 (10.64%) Oracle ZFS
15 4 (8.51%) Oracle
15 4 (8.51%) Sun
15 4 (8.51%) CCNP
15 4 (8.51%) EMC
15 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (91.49%) WAN
2 7 (14.89%) VPN
3 5 (10.64%) Kerberos
3 5 (10.64%) LDAP
4 4 (8.51%) Firewall
4 4 (8.51%) Wireless
5 3 (6.38%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Architect
2 27 (57.45%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (36.17%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) DBA
7 1 (2.13%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Unix DBA
7 1 (2.13%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (57.45%) Private Cloud
2 21 (44.68%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) CLARiiON
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Unix
3 7 (14.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Network Design
2 29 (61.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 27 (57.45%) Matrix Organization
4 25 (53.19%) Office Automation
5 8 (17.02%) Service Management
6 6 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 4 (8.51%) Patch Management
8 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
10 2 (4.26%) ITSM
11 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 19 (40.43%) SC Cleared
3 15 (31.91%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) CCNP
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.38%) BICSI Certification
5 3 (6.38%) BICSI RCDD
5 3 (6.38%) CCIE
5 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.26%) CCDP
6 2 (4.26%) CCIP
6 2 (4.26%) CCSA
6 2 (4.26%) CCSE
6 2 (4.26%) HP ASE
6 2 (4.26%) HP MASE
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.26%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (4.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) HP
3 4 (8.51%) EMC
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 4 (8.51%) Sun
4 3 (6.38%) Aruba
4 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) F5
4 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.26%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) IBM