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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 80 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing LAN 38 47 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.58% 2.10% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.57% 16.21% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 14
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£275 £275 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £428 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Average hourly rate £11.75 £44.30 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.47% +205.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £25.68 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £44.79 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.98 £20.25 £19.68
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.89%
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
280 290 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.64% 12.98% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 166 187
Average daily rate £305 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 29
Average hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +148.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 24 £209 -24.09% 8
South Yorkshire +6 12 £275 +57.14% 3
North Yorkshire +6 1 - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (82.61%) WAN
2 34 (49.28%) Windows
3 23 (33.33%) Cisco
4 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
5 18 (26.09%) Firewall
6 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
7 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (21.74%) ITIL
9 13 (18.84%) CCNA
9 13 (18.84%) VLAN
10 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (15.94%) Internet
11 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
11 11 (15.94%) VoIP
11 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
12 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (13.04%) MS Office
13 9 (13.04%) MPLS
13 9 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (11.59%) Remedy
14 8 (11.59%) Project Management
14 8 (11.59%) VPN
15 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
15 7 (10.14%) Wireless
16 6 (8.70%) Migration
16 6 (8.70%) Blackberry
16 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) Lync
5 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) Quickr
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.04%) MS Office
3 4 (5.80%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (82.61%) WAN
2 18 (26.09%) Firewall
3 13 (18.84%) VLAN
4 11 (15.94%) VoIP
4 11 (15.94%) Internet
5 9 (13.04%) MPLS
5 9 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (11.59%) VPN
7 7 (10.14%) Wireless
8 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
9 5 (7.25%) DNS
10 4 (5.80%) SAN
11 3 (4.35%) IP Telephony
11 3 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.90%) Network Security
12 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.90%) DMZ
12 2 (2.90%) WLAN
12 2 (2.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Analyst
2 8 (11.59%) Architect
3 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support
4 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Deskside Support
6 4 (5.80%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) NHS
1 6 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.35%) CESG
3 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.90%) FMCG
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.45%) IVR
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) HACMP
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (49.28%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
4 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
5 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.70%) Windows Vista
6 6 (8.70%) Linux
6 6 (8.70%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX
9 2 (2.90%) AIX
9 2 (2.90%) Solaris
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.45%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) ITIL
2 8 (11.59%) Project Management
2 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (8.70%) Migration
3 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.25%) Service Management
5 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.80%) Change Control
6 3 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.35%) Matrix Management
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Network Design
6 3 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.90%) Six Sigma
7 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.90%) Logistics
7 2 (2.90%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) Java
1 3 (4.35%) Perl
1 3 (4.35%) SQL
1 3 (4.35%) Python
2 2 (2.90%) Tcl
3 1 (1.45%) Lisp
3 1 (1.45%) C
3 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.84%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) CCNP
4 2 (2.90%) MCP
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) IBM AIX Certification
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
3 2 (2.90%) UAG
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.45%) GPFS
4 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.45%) OPNET
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Cisco
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Remedy
4 5 (7.25%) HP
4 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 4 (5.80%) Citrix
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 3 (4.35%) Dell
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.90%) Lotus
7 2 (2.90%) Juniper
7 2 (2.90%) NetApp
7 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.90%) Sophos
8 1 (1.45%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.45%) Verint
8 1 (1.45%) LogRhythm
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