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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 28 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing LAN 12 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.34% 1.02% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.00% 9.09% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £175 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -54.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.38 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.73 £18.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -1.31%
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
50 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.93% 11.17% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 14
Average daily rate £275 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £515 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Average hourly rate £11.75 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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
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 15 September 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
Sheffield +12 4 £275 - 2
Doncaster - 3 - - 1
Barnsley - 2 - - 2
Rotherham - - - -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 7 (31.82%) NHS
7 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
7 6 (27.27%) Remedy
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Vista
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
9 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) Firewall
9 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) VPN
10 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
11 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
11 2 (9.09%) Change Control
11 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Quickr
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (18.18%) Wireless
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (9.09%) SNMP
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) TACACS
5 1 (4.55%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Intranet
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
1 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Deskside Support
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) NHS
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.09%) CESG
3 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.09%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Vista
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Network Design
2 2 (9.09%) Logistics
2 2 (9.09%) Change Control
2 2 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.55%) SIEM
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Remedy
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Lotus
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Dell
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Nokia
6 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
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