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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 9 7
Contract jobs citing LAN 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - 6.25% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 66.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +23.37%
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
8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 15.09% 9.38% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £225 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -41.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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