The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.70% 3.77% 4.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 35.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 13
Median daily rate £256 £330 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.34% -19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £414 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.72%
LAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 40 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.50% 10.78% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 42
Median daily rate £343 £390 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.17% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 1
Median hourly rate £27.10 £33.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.22% +116.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Leamington Spa -1 2 £256 -
Warwick -4 2 £475 +26.32%
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) VoIP
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (37.50%) Handset
4 6 (37.50%) IVR
4 6 (37.50%) PABX
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) Siemens
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) CCNA
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
7 3 (18.75%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (12.50%) F5
8 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
8 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 2 (12.50%) VLAN
8 2 (12.50%) CCSA
8 2 (12.50%) Network Design
8 2 (12.50%) IBM
8 2 (12.50%) Windows

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Quickr
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) VoIP
3 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (37.50%) PABX
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall
5 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
5 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) Skype
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
1 3 (18.75%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IBM Technical Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Voice Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Communications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Handset
1 6 (37.50%) IVR
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) CCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCDA
4 1 (6.25%) CCDP
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Siemens
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Mitel
4 1 (6.25%) Nokia
4 1 (6.25%) VMware