The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 10 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.22% 11.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 47.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £105 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-16.26% +8.04%
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
4 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.89% 23.94% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate £273 £209 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.53% -8.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £101 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £350 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Database Theory
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database Theory
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Database Theory
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database Theory
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) VMware