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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 14 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.58% 6.47% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 21.98% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £338 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -11.82%

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
27 91 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.61% 29.45% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 62 19
Median daily rate £338 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 (86.67%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (26.67%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) Change Control
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
5 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
5 4 (26.67%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 4 (26.67%) CCNA
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management

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 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) VLAN
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (20.00%) H.323
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.67%) IPsec
6 1 (6.67%) Softphone
6 1 (6.67%) SSH
6 1 (6.67%) Symposium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Principal Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
4 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) DNA
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AppDNA
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Mercator
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.67%) VMware