The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 5 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.49% 2.95% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 15.12% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £268 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £333
% change year-on-year
- -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 86 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.63% 19.50% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 50 6
Average daily rate £338 £290 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -1 3 - - 3
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
6 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (15.38%) MPLS
7 2 (15.38%) Intranet
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Network Management
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Migration

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) Intranet
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) OpenFlow
4 1 (7.69%) 802.11
4 1 (7.69%) OSPF
4 1 (7.69%) BGP-4
4 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Change Control
1 2 (15.38%) Network Management
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) RightFax
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec