The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 85 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing LAN 36 38 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.47% 1.75% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 14.56% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 14
Average daily rate
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£275 £308 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.56% +44.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £455 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Average hourly rate £11.38 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £9.68 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £16.60 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
LAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
279 261 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.43% 11.99% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 149 165
Average daily rate £305 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 33
Average hourly rate £12.62 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.54 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -17 21 £209 -35.76% 13
South Yorkshire +17 13 £281 +60.71% 6
North Yorkshire -5 1 - - 4
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 53 (81.54%) WAN
2 34 (52.31%) Windows
3 24 (36.92%) Cisco
4 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (26.15%) Firewall
6 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
6 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (21.54%) CCNA
7 14 (21.54%) ITIL
8 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
8 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
9 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
9 11 (16.92%) VoIP
9 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (16.92%) Internet
10 10 (15.38%) MPLS
10 10 (15.38%) VLAN
10 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (13.85%) Project Management
11 9 (13.85%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (13.85%) MS Office
12 8 (12.31%) VPN
12 8 (12.31%) Remedy
13 7 (10.77%) Wireless
13 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
13 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
14 6 (9.23%) NHS
14 6 (9.23%) Migration
14 6 (9.23%) Blackberry

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) Lync
5 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.54%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.54%) Quickr
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.85%) MS Office
3 4 (6.15%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (81.54%) WAN
2 17 (26.15%) Firewall
3 11 (16.92%) VoIP
3 11 (16.92%) Internet
4 10 (15.38%) MPLS
4 10 (15.38%) VLAN
5 9 (13.85%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (12.31%) VPN
7 7 (10.77%) Wireless
8 5 (7.69%) DNS
9 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.62%) SAN
10 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.08%) Network Security
11 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
11 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.08%) DMZ
11 2 (3.08%) OSPF
11 2 (3.08%) BGP
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Analyst
2 8 (12.31%) Architect
2 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.77%) Desktop Support
4 6 (9.23%) Support Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Deskside Support
5 5 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
1 3 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) NHS
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) CESG
4 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
4 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.54%) CentOS
8 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.54%) UNIX
8 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Project Management
3 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.23%) Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
5 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.15%) Change Management
5 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
5 4 (6.15%) Change Control
6 3 (4.62%) Matrix Management
6 3 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.62%) Network Design
6 3 (4.62%) Service Management
7 2 (3.08%) Logistics
7 2 (3.08%) ITSM
7 2 (3.08%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.08%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) Perl
2 1 (1.54%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) Python
2 1 (1.54%) Lisp
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.54%) CCNA
3 5 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) MCP
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) UAG
2 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.54%) vCloud
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.54%) OPNET
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Cisco
2 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Remedy
4 5 (7.69%) HP
4 5 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.15%) VMware
6 3 (4.62%) Dell
6 3 (4.62%) Citrix
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle
7 2 (3.08%) Lotus
7 2 (3.08%) Sophos
7 2 (3.08%) Juniper
7 2 (3.08%) NetApp
7 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) F5
8 1 (1.54%) Splunk
8 1 (1.54%) Verint
8 1 (1.54%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
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