The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wolverhampton region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 7 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.52% 6.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 37.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £299 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.41% -10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.68
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -3.45%
Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 10.87% 17.39% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £163 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) DCOM
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) WMI
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (33.33%) Samba

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) DCOM
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WMI
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Wolverhampton
Quantica Technology - London
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