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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing LAN 14 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.95% 1.82% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 13.16% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £353 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +12.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £19.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+14.88% +21.53%
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
50 38 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.12% 13.87% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 24
Average daily rate £313 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £421 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) WAN
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) CCNA
4 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) CCNP
6 7 (36.84%) F5
6 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
7 6 (31.58%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (26.32%) Network Management
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) WAP
9 3 (15.79%) Migration
9 3 (15.79%) WLAN
9 3 (15.79%) Change Control
10 2 (10.53%) Change Management
10 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
10 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (10.53%) Juniper
10 2 (10.53%) SAN
10 2 (10.53%) Nokia
10 2 (10.53%) PBX
10 2 (10.53%) Windows
10 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
10 2 (10.53%) Statistics
10 2 (10.53%) Aastra
10 2 (10.53%) Windows 7

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) WAN
1 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (31.58%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) WLAN
6 2 (10.53%) PBX
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
6 2 (10.53%) MD110
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) FCoE
7 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.26%) MGCP
7 1 (5.26%) TACACS
7 1 (5.26%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Support
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) HPUX
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNA
3 9 (47.37%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCSA
4 1 (5.26%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
3 7 (36.84%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Aastra
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Nortel
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix