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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 78 61 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Contract jobs citing LAN 23 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.19% 1.38% 4.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.06% 7.38% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 13
Median daily rate £330 £302 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -24.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £253 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £358 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
326 149 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.11% 18.70% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 81 35
Median daily rate £295 £406 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% +16.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 20 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 22 £330 +9.27% 4
Sunderland -1 1 - -
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LAN.

1 54 (88.52%) WAN
2 29 (47.54%) Network Design
2 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
2 29 (47.54%) Matrix Organization
3 27 (44.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 27 (44.26%) Relational Database
4 25 (40.98%) Office Automation
4 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
5 23 (37.70%) Private Cloud
6 17 (27.87%) VPN
7 16 (26.23%) Unix
8 15 (24.59%) Degree
9 14 (22.95%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (21.31%) Service Management
10 13 (21.31%) Firewall
10 13 (21.31%) Solaris
11 12 (19.67%) Middleware
12 11 (18.03%) CCNP
12 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (13.11%) IBM
14 6 (9.84%) IBM AIX Certification
14 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
14 6 (9.84%) Cisco
14 6 (9.84%) AIX
14 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (9.84%) HACMP
14 6 (9.84%) GPFS
15 5 (8.20%) Oracle ZFS
15 5 (8.20%) WLAN
15 5 (8.20%) Kerberos

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 54 (88.52%) WAN
2 17 (27.87%) VPN
3 13 (21.31%) Firewall
4 5 (8.20%) Kerberos
4 5 (8.20%) LDAP
4 5 (8.20%) WLAN
5 3 (4.92%) Wireless
6 2 (3.28%) Network Security
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.64%) DNS
7 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) IPsec
7 1 (1.64%) MPLS
7 1 (1.64%) NAS
7 1 (1.64%) OSPF
7 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Architect
2 28 (45.90%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (22.95%) Network Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Unix Support
8 2 (3.28%) Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Solaris Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (3.28%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) AIX Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Private Cloud
2 6 (9.84%) HACMP
3 4 (6.56%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Unix
2 13 (21.31%) Solaris
3 6 (9.84%) AIX
4 1 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Matrix Organization
1 29 (47.54%) Network Design
2 27 (44.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 25 (40.98%) Office Automation
4 14 (22.95%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (21.31%) Service Management
6 6 (9.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.56%) High Availability
7 4 (6.56%) ITIL
7 4 (6.56%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.56%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (6.56%) Open Source
7 4 (6.56%) Patch Management
7 4 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma
7 4 (6.56%) Workflow
8 2 (3.28%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
2 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 15 (24.59%) Degree
4 11 (18.03%) CCNP
4 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (9.84%) IBM AIX Certification
6 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 2 (3.28%) CCIE
8 1 (1.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) GPFS
2 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) IBM
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco
2 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.56%) EMC
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Sun
4 3 (4.92%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.64%) CA
5 1 (1.64%) F5
5 1 (1.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.64%) VMware
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Synergize Consulting
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