The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.81% 2.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.32% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£100 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +1.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 19.79% 8.02% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 3
Average daily rate £220 £260 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -22.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) MS Office
5 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Lync
7 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (38.89%) Avaya
8 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) Citrix
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
11 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
11 2 (11.11%) VoIP
11 2 (11.11%) Cognos
11 2 (11.11%) Cisco
11 2 (11.11%) Project Management
11 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
11 2 (11.11%) Legal
11 2 (11.11%) Polycom
11 2 (11.11%) Wall Street Systems
11 2 (11.11%) FMCG
11 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
11 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (38.89%) Lync
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Avaya
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Polycom
4 2 (11.11%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Dell