The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.93% 4.20% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.93% 20.37% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Median daily rate £406 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £383 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +15.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
LAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 18.78% 20.61% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 24
Median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £230 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Warrington region with a requirement for LAN.

1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Phone
5 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.14%) H.323
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) Softphone
5 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (7.14%) Symposium
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Principal Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Mercator
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft