The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 48 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.21% 3.12% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 24.53% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £400 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +23.37%
LAN
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.80% 12.71% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 14
Average daily rate £400 £347 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.11% -13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Nokia
4 3 (42.86%) TACACS
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) CCSA
4 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) CCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) RIP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 1 (14.29%) Fault Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) TACACS
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) HSRP
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
4 1 (14.29%) NGN
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) RIP
4 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) VXLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCSA
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Nokia