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 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 17 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.06% 2.96% 8.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 25.00% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £225 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +23.37%
LAN
Cambridgeshire

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
7 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.45% 11.85% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Average daily rate £525 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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
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 29 April 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) PABX
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) OLTP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) HP Storage
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Change Control
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (10.00%) arcserve
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Peterborough
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago