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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 93 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 35 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.37% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.11% 10.58% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 8
Median daily rate £350 £249 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.70% -44.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £147 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £358 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -
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
267 274 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.12% 12.91% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 162 104
Median daily rate £425 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £420 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.62% +153.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Leeds +7 31 £350 +75.00% 7
Bradford - 2 - - 2
Wakefield - 2 £125 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 66 (94.29%) WAN
2 32 (45.71%) Cisco
3 31 (44.29%) Firewall
4 27 (38.57%) VMware
5 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (27.14%) Windows
8 18 (25.71%) CCNP
8 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 14 (20.00%) CCNA
9 14 (20.00%) VPN
9 14 (20.00%) Network Security
10 12 (17.14%) Palo Alto
10 12 (17.14%) ITIL
10 12 (17.14%) Citrix
11 11 (15.71%) SAN
11 11 (15.71%) Unix
11 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
11 11 (15.71%) DNS
12 10 (14.29%) Linux
12 10 (14.29%) MPLS
12 10 (14.29%) SSL
12 10 (14.29%) Load Balancing
13 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (12.86%) BGP
13 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
13 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
13 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
14 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
14 8 (11.43%) Finance

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) CloudStack
2 4 (5.71%) JBoss
2 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (94.29%) WAN
2 31 (44.29%) Firewall
3 14 (20.00%) Network Security
3 14 (20.00%) VPN
4 11 (15.71%) DNS
4 11 (15.71%) SAN
5 10 (14.29%) MPLS
5 10 (14.29%) SSL
6 9 (12.86%) BGP
6 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
7 7 (10.00%) VoIP
8 6 (8.57%) OSPF
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (7.14%) Internet
9 5 (7.14%) IPv4
9 5 (7.14%) IPv6
10 4 (5.71%) H.323
11 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
11 3 (4.29%) VLAN
11 3 (4.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
1 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Electronics
2 5 (7.14%) Legal
2 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Network Engineer
2 11 (15.71%) Architect
3 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.71%) IP Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.29%) IP Network Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (8.57%) Middleware
1 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (8.57%) Servlets
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.29%) IVR
4 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.14%) Windows
2 11 (15.71%) Unix
3 10 (14.29%) Linux
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.57%) AIX
6 6 (8.57%) HPUX
6 6 (8.57%) SUSE
7 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.43%) CentOS
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) ITIL
2 10 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 6 (8.57%) Information Security
3 6 (8.57%) Service Management
4 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 5 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (5.71%) Network Design
5 4 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.71%) SOA
5 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.29%) CRM
6 3 (4.29%) DevOps
6 3 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.29%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (25.71%) CCNP
3 14 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (7.14%) CISSP
5 4 (5.71%) CCIE
5 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.29%) CISA
6 3 (4.29%) MCITP
6 3 (4.29%) MCTS
7 2 (2.86%) CCDA
7 2 (2.86%) CISM
7 2 (2.86%) GSEC
7 2 (2.86%) GSLC
7 2 (2.86%) GSNA
7 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.86%) SANS
7 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.43%) MCSE
8 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.57%) KVM
3 6 (8.57%) Xen
4 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.14%) vCloud
4 5 (7.14%) vSphere
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (4.29%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.86%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
3 1 (1.43%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Cisco
2 27 (38.57%) VMware
3 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.14%) Citrix
4 12 (17.14%) Palo Alto
5 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.00%) IBM
7 6 (8.57%) Oracle
7 6 (8.57%) Splunk
8 5 (7.14%) SAP
9 4 (5.71%) Avaya
9 4 (5.71%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.71%) HP
9 4 (5.71%) NetApp
10 2 (2.86%) Capita
10 2 (2.86%) Genesys
10 2 (2.86%) Isilon
10 2 (2.86%) ScanSafe
11 1 (1.43%) Novell
11 1 (1.43%) Siemens
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