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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 88 88 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Contract jobs citing LAN 27 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.36% 0.95% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 9.83% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 15
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£188 £375 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £255 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £500 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+8.58% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £11.86 - £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
263 173 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.24% 9.66% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 105 127
Average daily rate £310 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £209 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -17.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £15.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £19.78 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 22 £200 -47.88% 8
Bradford -13 2 £241 +7.22%
Halifax - 1 - -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (87.93%) WAN
2 24 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 21 (36.21%) Cisco
4 20 (34.48%) Windows
5 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
6 16 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (27.59%) Firewall
7 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
8 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
8 13 (22.41%) CCNA
9 11 (18.97%) ITIL
9 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
9 11 (18.97%) Lync
10 10 (17.24%) Service Management
11 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
12 8 (13.79%) VoIP
12 8 (13.79%) MPLS
12 8 (13.79%) Internet
12 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
13 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
13 7 (12.07%) VMware
13 7 (12.07%) VLAN
13 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (12.07%) GPRS
14 6 (10.34%) VPN
14 6 (10.34%) CCNP
14 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.34%) Validation
14 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.97%) Lync
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (87.93%) WAN
2 16 (27.59%) Firewall
3 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.79%) VoIP
4 8 (13.79%) MPLS
4 8 (13.79%) Internet
4 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
5 7 (12.07%) VLAN
5 7 (12.07%) GPRS
6 6 (10.34%) VPN
6 6 (10.34%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (8.62%) Network Security
7 5 (8.62%) HTTPS
8 4 (6.90%) SAN
9 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.17%) WLAN
10 2 (3.45%) DNS
10 2 (3.45%) EIGRP
10 2 (3.45%) BGP
10 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Communications Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) XMPP
1 1 (1.72%) Middleware
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) BYOD
2 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.17%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.45%) NHS
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Android
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Phone
3 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Service Management
3 9 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) Validation
5 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.62%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management
8 3 (5.17%) Network Design
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
8 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.72%) Time Management
10 1 (1.72%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.41%) CCNA
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (10.34%) CCNP
5 4 (6.90%) MCSE
6 3 (5.17%) CCDP
6 3 (5.17%) CCIE
7 2 (3.45%) MCSA
7 2 (3.45%) CCDA
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.45%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) VCAP
8 1 (1.72%) VCP5
8 1 (1.72%) CCSA
8 1 (1.72%) CCSE
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Firmware
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Cisco
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Tandberg
4 3 (5.17%) F5
5 1 (1.72%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.72%) Polycom
5 1 (1.72%) Juniper
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Sage
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) Remedy
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