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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 10 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.65% 7.03% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% 25.00% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £338 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.18%

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
20 92 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 16.13% 28.13% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 61 17
Median daily rate £338 £550 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +111.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 February 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 February 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 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (37.50%) CCNP
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Network Security
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Phone
6 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (25.00%) Change Control
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (25.00%) OSPF
6 4 (25.00%) BGP
6 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (25.00%) 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 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) BGP
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) OSPF
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (18.75%) H.323
5 3 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
7 1 (6.25%) SSL
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Principal Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) DNA
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) CCIE
7 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AppDNA
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) Mercator
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.25%) VMware