The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.17% 3.63% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% 20.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £92 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £325 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.71 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.06 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +25.37%
LAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.58% 18.16% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 19
Average daily rate £300 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.36 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +93.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.88 £6.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £21.85
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 South Yorkshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Sheffield 0 5 £400 +23.07% 3
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (82.61%) WAN
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
5 7 (30.43%) Logistics
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) Wireless
7 5 (21.74%) Network Design
7 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) FMCG
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) VPN
8 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
8 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (17.39%) NHS
8 4 (17.39%) IBM
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
9 3 (13.04%) MPLS
9 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
9 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Quickr
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) WAN
2 8 (34.78%) DNS
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
6 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 3 (13.04%) VoIP
6 3 (13.04%) SNMP
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) FCoE
7 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (8.70%) Multicast
7 2 (8.70%) NAS
7 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) QlikView
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) HBase
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Deskside Support
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Support
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) XSLT
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Rendezvous
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) FMCG
2 4 (17.39%) NHS
3 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.70%) iSeries
4 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (8.70%) e-Health
4 2 (8.70%) CESG
5 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
5 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Logistics
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) KVM
3 2 (8.70%) SRDF
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) NFS
3 2 (8.70%) Terminal Server
3 2 (8.70%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
2 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) EMC
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
4 2 (8.70%) DataSynapse
4 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) CA
4 2 (8.70%) Lotus
4 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Intel
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) BT
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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