The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 60 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Contract jobs citing LAN 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.67% 2.58% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 13.70% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Average daily rate £285 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +8.04%
LAN
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.06% 18.86% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 32
Average daily rate £405 £413 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +68.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £265 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £25.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 - £28.04
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 Tyne and Wear

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 9 £285 -32.14% 4
Sunderland +4 2 - -
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (82.61%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (39.13%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) ITIL
7 6 (26.09%) IBM
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (26.09%) High Availability
8 5 (21.74%) GPFS
8 5 (21.74%) Open Source
8 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
8 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) HACMP
8 5 (21.74%) Middleware
8 5 (21.74%) IBM AIX Certification
8 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
8 5 (21.74%) AIX
8 5 (21.74%) Solaris
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
9 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
9 4 (17.39%) VoIP
9 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma
9 4 (17.39%) Workflow
9 4 (17.39%) VLAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) VPN
4 4 (17.39%) VLAN
4 4 (17.39%) VoIP
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) DWDM
6 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) DHCP
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (4.35%) ISDN
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) PSTN
7 1 (4.35%) SAN
7 1 (4.35%) SNMP
7 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Consultant
1 5 (21.74%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Mitel Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) HACMP
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) IVR
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) AIX
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Service Management
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) High Availability
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
3 5 (21.74%) Open Source
4 4 (17.39%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (17.39%) Six Sigma
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.70%) Network Design
6 2 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (4.35%) Server Building
7 1 (4.35%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) IBM AIX Certification
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) GPFS
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) DameWare
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) Avaya
4 3 (13.04%) Juniper
4 3 (13.04%) Mitel
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) Aruba
5 2 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) NICE Systems
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.35%) VMware
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