The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 45 46 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.97% 1.47% 5.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 15.69% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.18%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 51 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.69% 9.36% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 19
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Nottingham +6 4 £400 -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 2 (25.00%) CCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) NGN
4 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) NGN
4 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) vCloud
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Nokia
2 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft