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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 60 60 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Contract jobs citing LAN 26 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.37% 0.96% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.77% 6.06% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £388 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.29% -11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £378 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £398 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £378 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -2.32%

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
176 99 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.80% 15.76% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 52 22
Median daily rate £335 £450 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +27.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for LAN.

1 42 (93.33%) WAN
2 39 (86.67%) Network Design
3 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
4 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) Data Centre
6 21 (46.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 19 (42.22%) Matrix Organization
7 19 (42.22%) Private Cloud
7 19 (42.22%) Relational Database
8 18 (40.00%) Degree
8 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (40.00%) Wireless
8 18 (40.00%) Windows
8 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 18 (40.00%) CCNP
8 18 (40.00%) HP
9 17 (37.78%) Cisco
9 17 (37.78%) Riverbed
9 17 (37.78%) F5
10 16 (35.56%) JNCIA
10 16 (35.56%) CCIE
10 16 (35.56%) ITIL
10 16 (35.56%) Office Automation
11 15 (33.33%) CCSA
11 15 (33.33%) Service Management
11 15 (33.33%) Firewall
11 15 (33.33%) CheckPoint
12 14 (31.11%) Juniper
12 14 (31.11%) BIG-IP
12 14 (31.11%) Fortinet

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 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (93.33%) WAN
2 18 (40.00%) Wireless
3 15 (33.33%) Firewall
4 14 (31.11%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.44%) LDAP
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Architect
2 18 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (33.33%) Network Engineer
5 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Network Support
7 2 (4.44%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 19 (42.22%) Private Cloud
3 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Solaris
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Network Design
2 21 (46.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 19 (42.22%) Matrix Organization
4 16 (35.56%) ITIL
4 16 (35.56%) Office Automation
5 15 (33.33%) Service Management
6 13 (28.89%) ITSM
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
3 18 (40.00%) CCNP
3 18 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (40.00%) Degree
4 16 (35.56%) CCIE
4 16 (35.56%) JNCIA
5 15 (33.33%) CCSA
6 13 (28.89%) CCDP
6 13 (28.89%) CCIP
6 13 (28.89%) CCSE
6 13 (28.89%) JNCIE
7 11 (24.44%) HP ASE
7 11 (24.44%) HP MASE
8 3 (6.67%) BICSI Certification
8 3 (6.67%) BICSI RCDD
8 3 (6.67%) CCNA
8 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
8 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) HP
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) F5
2 17 (37.78%) Riverbed
3 15 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 14 (31.11%) Aruba
4 14 (31.11%) Fortinet
4 14 (31.11%) Juniper
5 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Sun
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