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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.07% 1.70% 4.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 10.71% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Median daily rate £320 £263 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.90% -34.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £110 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £363 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £383 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £13.69 £14.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.40 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.00 £37.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
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
109 84 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.59% 15.91% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 61 37
Median daily rate £350 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £13.70 £12.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% -67.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £14.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -14 3 £338 +28.57% 3
Barnsley -5 2 - -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) Multicast
5 8 (33.33%) KVM
5 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (33.33%) FCoE
5 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) Xen
5 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 8 (33.33%) NAS
5 8 (33.33%) SRDF
5 8 (33.33%) Benchmarking
5 8 (33.33%) EMC
5 8 (33.33%) Intel
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 8 (33.33%) NetApp
5 8 (33.33%) Solaris
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) CCNP
5 8 (33.33%) CCNA
5 8 (33.33%) NFS
6 7 (29.17%) Banking

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Quickr
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) Multicast
3 8 (33.33%) FCoE
3 8 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 8 (33.33%) NAS
3 8 (33.33%) SAN
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) HTTP
5 5 (20.83%) Wireless
6 4 (16.67%) WLAN
7 3 (12.50%) DHCP
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (8.33%) FWSM
8 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.83%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (29.17%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Security Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) Rendezvous
2 5 (20.83%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) CCNA
1 8 (33.33%) CCNP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 8 (33.33%) KVM
1 8 (33.33%) NFS
1 8 (33.33%) SRDF
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) Xen
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) EMC
3 8 (33.33%) Intel
3 8 (33.33%) NetApp
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) DataSynapse
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) Sybase
4 5 (20.83%) TIBCO
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.17%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.17%) Lotus
7 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto