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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 89 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 22 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.24% 1.76% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.48% 17.61% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £205 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Average hourly rate - £13.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +35.48%
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
210 159 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.82% 10.01% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 97 60
Average daily rate £338 £300 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £15.50 £114.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -13 16 £338 +12.50% 12
Bradford +1 6 £249 -46.50% 2
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 41 (78.85%) WAN
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco
3 20 (38.46%) Firewall
4 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
6 16 (30.77%) Windows
6 16 (30.77%) CCNA
7 11 (21.15%) VoIP
7 11 (21.15%) Service Management
8 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
8 9 (17.31%) VPN
9 8 (15.38%) MPLS
9 8 (15.38%) CCNP
10 7 (13.46%) GPRS
10 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.46%) Internet
10 7 (13.46%) VMware
10 7 (13.46%) Finance
10 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
10 7 (13.46%) VLAN
11 6 (11.54%) Network Design
11 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.54%) Android
11 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.54%) ITIL
11 6 (11.54%) HTTPS
11 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
11 6 (11.54%) Windows Phone
11 6 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) Lync
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) WAN
2 20 (38.46%) Firewall
3 11 (21.15%) VoIP
4 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
4 9 (17.31%) VPN
5 8 (15.38%) MPLS
6 7 (13.46%) GPRS
6 7 (13.46%) Internet
6 7 (13.46%) VLAN
7 6 (11.54%) HTTPS
8 5 (9.62%) SAN
8 5 (9.62%) DNS
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.69%) WLAN
9 4 (7.69%) BGP
9 4 (7.69%) EIGRP
10 3 (5.77%) OSPF
10 3 (5.77%) DHCP
10 3 (5.77%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Architect
3 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Data Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Designer
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
1 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Smart Meter
1 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.92%) Replication
2 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Android
2 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Phone
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Service Management
2 9 (17.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
3 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.54%) Network Design
4 6 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (9.62%) Project Management
6 4 (7.69%) Change Management
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) Validation
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.85%) BCP
8 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (30.77%) CCNA
3 8 (15.38%) CCNP
4 5 (9.62%) CCDP
5 3 (5.77%) CCDA
6 2 (3.85%) CISSP
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.85%) VCAP
6 2 (3.85%) VCP5
6 2 (3.85%) CCSA
6 2 (3.85%) CCSE
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CCIE
7 1 (1.92%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Firmware
3 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.77%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) Dell
4 3 (5.77%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.92%) Polycom
6 1 (1.92%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.92%) Veeam
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
Leeds City College
Rate: Commencing at £18,764 with progression to £20,485 pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago