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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.34% 2.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 13.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £285 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.26% +8.04%
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
87 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.93% 15.50% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 32
Average daily rate £405 £413 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +68.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £174 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £26.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 - £28.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 16 (84.21%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) Service Management
4 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) Unix
5 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 5 (26.32%) HACMP
6 5 (26.32%) Middleware
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) AIX
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) IBM AIX Certification
6 5 (26.32%) GPFS
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
6 5 (26.32%) High Availability
6 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
8 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) DWDM
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) FWSM
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) ISDN
5 1 (5.26%) PSTN
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) SNMP
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Mitel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) HACMP
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) IVR
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) AIX
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Service Management
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) High Availability
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
4 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Network Design
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Server Building
7 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) IBM AIX Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) GPFS
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) DameWare
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) BT
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) NICE Systems
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
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