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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 36 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.56% 0.71% 6.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 10.53% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £250 £313 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -26.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 13
Median hourly rate £16.25 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -9.27%

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
40 19 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.24% 6.74% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 23
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 22
Median hourly rate £28.13 £37.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.98% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £37.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Warwick -1 1 £250 -33.33%
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 1
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) FMCG
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Quickr
5 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (10.00%) F5

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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Quickr
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) IBM Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCDA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCVP
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy