The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 17 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.29% 7.59% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 36.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +2.77%
LAN
Norfolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 14.50% 20.69% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 5
Average daily rate £370 £250 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £245 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £415 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) WFM
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus