The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 10 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.56% 4.65% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 22.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £125 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.03% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
LAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.56% 20.93% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £150 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

LAN
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management