The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 14 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 8.99% 18.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 85.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
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
23 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 25.84% 21.21% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £195 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stockport region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

LAN Daily Rate 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 17 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for LAN.

1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) HPUX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) IBM

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) HPUX
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) IBM