The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 94 64 33
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -31
Contract jobs citing LAN 31 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.05% 1.62% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.92% 10.71% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 17
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £256 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £439 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
LAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
524 140 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.68% 15.09% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 62 51
Median daily rate £295 £294 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 24 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £27.50 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in the North East

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

LAN
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Tyne and Wear -25 30 £400 +26.18% 3
Northumberland - 1 - -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North East region with a requirement for LAN.

1 63 (88.73%) WAN
2 37 (52.11%) Security Cleared
3 32 (45.07%) SC Cleared
4 27 (38.03%) VPN
4 27 (38.03%) Network Design
4 27 (38.03%) Matrix Organization
5 25 (35.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 25 (35.21%) Relational Database
6 24 (33.80%) Unix
6 24 (33.80%) Firewall
7 23 (32.39%) Office Automation
8 22 (30.99%) Private Cloud
8 22 (30.99%) Service Management
9 20 (28.17%) Solaris
10 19 (26.76%) Middleware
11 18 (25.35%) IBM
12 17 (23.94%) Degree
13 15 (21.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (21.13%) GPFS
13 15 (21.13%) AIX
13 15 (21.13%) HACMP
13 15 (21.13%) IBM AIX Certification
13 15 (21.13%) Red Hat
14 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
14 13 (18.31%) High Availability
14 13 (18.31%) Open Source
14 13 (18.31%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (16.90%) CCNP
16 11 (15.49%) ITIL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (1.41%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 63 (88.73%) WAN
2 27 (38.03%) VPN
3 24 (33.80%) Firewall
4 5 (7.04%) WLAN
5 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
5 3 (4.23%) LDAP
5 3 (4.23%) Wireless
6 2 (2.82%) BGP
6 2 (2.82%) Network Security
6 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.41%) NAS
7 1 (1.41%) OpenScape
7 1 (1.41%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.41%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (39.44%) Architect
2 26 (36.62%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (26.76%) Unix Engineer
4 14 (19.72%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.63%) AIX Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Solaris Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Unix Support
8 2 (2.82%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) Private Cloud
2 15 (21.13%) HACMP
3 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.41%) Informatics
5 1 (1.41%) IVR
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Unix
2 20 (28.17%) Solaris
3 15 (21.13%) AIX
4 1 (1.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Matrix Organization
1 27 (38.03%) Network Design
2 25 (35.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 23 (32.39%) Office Automation
4 22 (30.99%) Service Management
5 15 (21.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
6 13 (18.31%) High Availability
6 13 (18.31%) Open Source
6 13 (18.31%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (15.49%) ITIL
7 11 (15.49%) ITIL V3
7 11 (15.49%) Lean Six Sigma
7 11 (15.49%) Six Sigma
7 11 (15.49%) Workflow
8 2 (2.82%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (2.82%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.82%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.82%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.41%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 37 (52.11%) Security Cleared
2 32 (45.07%) SC Cleared
3 17 (23.94%) Degree
4 15 (21.13%) IBM AIX Certification
5 12 (16.90%) CCNP
5 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.23%) CCNA
7 2 (2.82%) CCDP
7 2 (2.82%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) GPFS
2 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.41%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) IBM
2 15 (21.13%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.27%) Cisco
4 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.23%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) CA
6 2 (2.82%) EMC
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.82%) Sun
7 1 (1.41%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.41%) Avaya
7 1 (1.41%) BT
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
7 1 (1.41%) F5
7 1 (1.41%) Juniper
7 1 (1.41%) NICE Systems
7 1 (1.41%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.41%) VMware
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