The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing LAN 34 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.02% 1.65% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.28% 18.52% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £246 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.59% -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £385 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.06 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+13.11% +25.37%
LAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 135 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.03% 8.89% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 73 66
Average daily rate £350 £300 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.94 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.13% +3.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 29 £375 +25.00% 9
Wakefield +2 2 £275 - 6
Bradford -5 1 £375 -19.35%
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 40 (78.43%) WAN
2 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 20 (39.22%) Firewall
3 18 (35.29%) Cisco
3 18 (35.29%) Windows
4 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (23.53%) CCNA
6 10 (19.61%) VPN
6 10 (19.61%) Service Management
7 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.65%) ITIL
7 9 (17.65%) CCNP
8 8 (15.69%) MS Office
8 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
9 7 (13.73%) VMware
9 7 (13.73%) GPRS
9 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
9 7 (13.73%) Windows Phone
10 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
10 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
10 6 (11.76%) VoIP
10 6 (11.76%) DNS
10 6 (11.76%) SLA
10 6 (11.76%) Project Management
10 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.80%) Network Design
11 5 (9.80%) SCCM
11 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Lync
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (78.43%) WAN
2 20 (39.22%) Firewall
3 10 (19.61%) VPN
4 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.73%) GPRS
6 6 (11.76%) VoIP
6 6 (11.76%) DNS
7 5 (9.80%) SAN
7 5 (9.80%) HTTPS
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.84%) DHCP
8 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.88%) IPsec
9 3 (5.88%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.88%) WLAN
9 3 (5.88%) Internet
9 3 (5.88%) OSPF
9 3 (5.88%) BGP
9 3 (5.88%) Network Security
10 2 (3.92%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Billing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.92%) IT Technician
7 2 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) XMPP
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.88%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.96%) CESG
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Phone
3 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Android
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Service Management
2 9 (17.65%) ITIL
3 6 (11.76%) Project Management
3 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.80%) Network Design
4 5 (9.80%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.88%) Validation
6 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.92%) BCP
7 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (23.53%) CCNA
3 9 (17.65%) CCNP
4 5 (9.80%) CCDP
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.88%) CCDA
6 2 (3.92%) VCAP
6 2 (3.92%) VCP5
6 2 (3.92%) CISSP
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.92%) MCSE
6 2 (3.92%) MCSA
6 2 (3.92%) CCSA
6 2 (3.92%) CCSE
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) CCIE
7 1 (1.96%) CCSP
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Firmware
3 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) UAG
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) SCOM
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) Dell
4 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.92%) Sophos
5 2 (3.92%) NetApp
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.96%) Siemens
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) Symantec
6 1 (1.96%) Veeam
6 1 (1.96%) Polycom
6 1 (1.96%) Tandberg
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago