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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 36 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 16 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.34% 2.52% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.51% 15.79% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £280 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £267 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £282 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.35 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £18.52 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% +15.71%
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
78 57 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.28% 15.97% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 21 34
Average daily rate £275 £280 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.33 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.30 £17.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -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 5 May 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 5 May 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 11 £294 +4.91% 2
Doncaster 0 7 £300 - 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 21 (91.30%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
5 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (21.74%) SAN
6 5 (21.74%) CCNA
6 5 (21.74%) MCSE
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) DNS
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) IBM
6 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
6 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (21.74%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
7 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (17.39%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) HP
7 4 (17.39%) NetApp
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (17.39%) MPLS
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) Quickr
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) WAN
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 4 (17.39%) MPLS
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) HTTP
6 2 (8.70%) ADSL
6 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.70%) NAS
6 2 (8.70%) FCoE
6 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (8.70%) Multicast
7 1 (4.35%) BGP
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) HBase
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) XSLT
1 2 (8.70%) Rendezvous
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Logistics
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CCNP
4 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.70%) Xen
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (8.70%) SRDF
4 2 (8.70%) NFS
4 2 (8.70%) KVM
5 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.35%) XenServer
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) NetApp
3 4 (17.39%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) Intel
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) DataSynapse
5 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
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