The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LAN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +8.04%
LAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

LAN
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft