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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 84 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -21
Contract jobs citing LAN 26 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.91% 1.56% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.60% 8.90% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 16
Median daily rate £325 £345 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% -15.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £273 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £394 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £20.75 £14.20 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.12% +7.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £13.64 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £22.04 £13.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.72%
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
342 191 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.17% 17.47% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 101 72
Median daily rate £330 £490 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.65% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 16
Median hourly rate £27.00 £14.20 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.14% -48.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.25 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -14 22 £330 +1.53% 1
Durham +5 3 £100 -75.75%
Northumberland -1 1 - -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 58 (84.06%) WAN
2 35 (50.72%) Network Design
3 33 (47.83%) Security Cleared
4 31 (44.93%) Matrix Organization
5 30 (43.48%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 29 (42.03%) Relational Database
7 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared
8 27 (39.13%) Private Cloud
8 27 (39.13%) Office Automation
9 18 (26.09%) VPN
10 17 (24.64%) Degree
11 16 (23.19%) Unix
12 14 (20.29%) Technical Architecture
13 13 (18.84%) Solaris
13 13 (18.84%) Service Management
14 12 (17.39%) Middleware
15 10 (14.49%) Firewall
15 10 (14.49%) Cisco
16 9 (13.04%) CCNP
16 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (11.59%) IBM
17 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
17 8 (11.59%) Windows
18 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
19 6 (8.70%) GPFS
19 6 (8.70%) AIX
19 6 (8.70%) ITIL
19 6 (8.70%) IBM AIX Certification
19 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
19 6 (8.70%) Red Hat

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 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (84.06%) WAN
2 18 (26.09%) VPN
3 10 (14.49%) Firewall
4 5 (7.25%) Kerberos
4 5 (7.25%) LDAP
4 5 (7.25%) WLAN
5 4 (5.80%) DHCP
5 4 (5.80%) DNS
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.90%) Network Security
6 2 (2.90%) Skype
6 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.45%) Internet
7 1 (1.45%) IPsec
7 1 (1.45%) NAS
7 1 (1.45%) PBX
7 1 (1.45%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.03%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Architect
2 30 (43.48%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (15.94%) Network Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Unix Support
7 2 (2.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (2.90%) Solaris Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Unix Support Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.45%) AIX Support
8 1 (1.45%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.13%) Private Cloud
2 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.70%) HACMP
4 4 (5.80%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.90%) NHS
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Unix
2 13 (18.84%) Solaris
3 8 (11.59%) Windows
4 6 (8.70%) AIX
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Network Design
2 31 (44.93%) Matrix Organization
3 30 (43.48%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 27 (39.13%) Office Automation
5 14 (20.29%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (18.84%) Service Management
7 6 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.80%) High Availability
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.80%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (5.80%) Open Source
8 4 (5.80%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.80%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.80%) Workflow
9 2 (2.90%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 28 (40.58%) SC Cleared
3 17 (24.64%) Degree
4 9 (13.04%) CCNP
4 9 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.70%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (2.90%) BICSI Certification
6 2 (2.90%) BICSI RCDD
6 2 (2.90%) CCDP
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) GPFS
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Cisco
2 8 (11.59%) IBM
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.80%) EMC
4 4 (5.80%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) Sun
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Lotus
6 2 (2.90%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
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