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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 100 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Contract jobs citing LAN 22 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.01% 1.36% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.27% 12.11% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 21
Average daily rate
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£200 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £180 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £500 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -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
266 190 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.24% 11.22% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 113 121
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.90 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 -24 12 £200 -57.89% 7
Halifax - 3 £300 - 1
Bradford -7 2 £155 -28.32% 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (91.84%) WAN
2 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
3 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.94%) Windows
4 22 (44.90%) Cisco
5 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
5 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
6 13 (26.53%) VMware
7 12 (24.49%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.49%) CCNA
8 10 (20.41%) Internet
8 10 (20.41%) Lync
8 10 (20.41%) Unified Communications
9 9 (18.37%) Firewall
10 8 (16.33%) VLAN
10 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (16.33%) MPLS
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.29%) CCNP
11 7 (14.29%) VoIP
11 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity
11 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (14.29%) Finance
12 6 (12.24%) MS Office
12 6 (12.24%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.41%) Lync
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.04%) IIS
8 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (91.84%) WAN
2 10 (20.41%) Internet
2 10 (20.41%) Unified Communications
3 9 (18.37%) Firewall
4 8 (16.33%) MPLS
4 8 (16.33%) VLAN
5 7 (14.29%) VoIP
5 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 6 (12.24%) Network Security
7 5 (10.20%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (10.20%) VPN
8 4 (8.16%) SAN
9 3 (6.12%) Telepresence
9 3 (6.12%) DNS
9 3 (6.12%) DHCP
10 2 (4.08%) BGP
10 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.08%) Wireless
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Communications Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Network Support
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) ICT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) BYOD
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX
7 1 (2.04%) Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.04%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 3 (6.12%) Network Design
3 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.12%) Validation
3 3 (6.12%) Migration
4 2 (4.08%) Service Management
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
4 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.04%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.04%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.49%) CCNA
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.29%) CCNP
5 5 (10.20%) MCSE
6 3 (6.12%) CCIE
6 3 (6.12%) MCITP
7 2 (4.08%) MCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCDP
7 2 (4.08%) MCTS
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.04%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.04%) MCP
8 1 (2.04%) CCVP
8 1 (2.04%) CCIP
8 1 (2.04%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (48.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) vCloud
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) Cisco
3 13 (26.53%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) F5
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.04%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam
6 1 (2.04%) Northgate
6 1 (2.04%) Civica
6 1 (2.04%) Brocade
6 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Avaya
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) Sage
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago