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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 94 86 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing LAN 53 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.81% 2.15% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.55% 14.25% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 15
Average daily rate £345 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £122 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £322
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +8.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.86 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.18% -11.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.29 £10.74 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.18 £13.30 £17.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +23.37%
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
391 442 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.35% 15.12% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 287 161
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £123 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 21
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.72 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £86.50 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +9 35 £350 +40.00% 15
North Yorkshire +2 10 £125 -57.26% 1
South Yorkshire -18 7 £300 - 4
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 98 (85.22%) WAN
2 60 (52.17%) Cisco
3 40 (34.78%) Firewall
4 38 (33.04%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (26.96%) CCNP
5 31 (26.96%) VMware
6 30 (26.09%) Windows
7 28 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (23.48%) TCP/IP
9 24 (20.87%) CCNA
10 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 20 (17.39%) VPN
10 20 (17.39%) DNS
11 18 (15.65%) ITIL
11 18 (15.65%) Data Centre
12 17 (14.78%) HP
12 17 (14.78%) Citrix
13 16 (13.91%) MPLS
13 16 (13.91%) OSPF
14 15 (13.04%) Service Management
14 15 (13.04%) Wireless
14 15 (13.04%) BGP
14 15 (13.04%) SAN
14 15 (13.04%) Windows Server
15 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
15 14 (12.17%) VoIP
16 12 (10.43%) MS Exchange
16 12 (10.43%) Palo Alto
16 12 (10.43%) F5
17 11 (9.57%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (10.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.48%) CloudStack
3 4 (3.48%) JBoss
3 4 (3.48%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.74%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.74%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.74%) IIS
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Office
2 2 (1.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.87%) IaaS
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (85.22%) WAN
2 40 (34.78%) Firewall
3 27 (23.48%) TCP/IP
4 20 (17.39%) DNS
4 20 (17.39%) VPN
5 16 (13.91%) MPLS
5 16 (13.91%) OSPF
6 15 (13.04%) BGP
6 15 (13.04%) SAN
6 15 (13.04%) Wireless
7 14 (12.17%) VoIP
8 10 (8.70%) EIGRP
9 9 (7.83%) H.323
9 9 (7.83%) IP Telephony
9 9 (7.83%) Network Security
10 8 (6.96%) SSL
11 7 (6.09%) CTI
11 7 (6.09%) DHCP
11 7 (6.09%) IPv4
11 7 (6.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.87%) HBase
4 1 (0.87%) Informix
4 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.87%) Redis
4 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (0.87%) Hudson
2 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 11 (9.57%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.70%) Finance
3 5 (4.35%) Electronics
3 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (37.39%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.91%) Architect
3 13 (11.30%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Analyst
4 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (9.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (7.83%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Network Support
8 7 (6.09%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Administrator
9 6 (5.22%) Design Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Systems Manager
10 5 (4.35%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Cisco Support
10 5 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Field Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
10 5 (4.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) Web Services
2 6 (5.22%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.22%) Middleware
2 6 (5.22%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (4.35%) Servlets
4 1 (0.87%) HTML
4 1 (0.87%) Rendezvous
4 1 (0.87%) XML
4 1 (0.87%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.22%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.35%) e-Health
3 5 (4.35%) NHS
4 4 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.61%) IVR
5 3 (2.61%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.74%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (26.09%) Windows
2 15 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.57%) Linux
4 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.83%) Unix
6 7 (6.09%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.35%) AIX
7 5 (4.35%) HPUX
7 5 (4.35%) SUSE
8 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.48%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.65%) ITIL
2 15 (13.04%) Service Management
3 11 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
4 10 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.83%) SOA
5 9 (7.83%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (6.09%) Matrix Management
6 7 (6.09%) Network Design
7 5 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (4.35%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.48%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 4 (3.48%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (2.61%) Analytics
9 3 (2.61%) DevOps
9 3 (2.61%) Speech Recognition
9 3 (2.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.61%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (1.74%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.22%) Java
2 4 (3.48%) SQL
3 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.87%) Perl
3 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (26.96%) CCNP
3 24 (20.87%) CCNA
4 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.35%) CCIE
6 3 (2.61%) CCDP
6 3 (2.61%) MCITP
6 3 (2.61%) MCTS
6 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.74%) MCSA
7 2 (1.74%) MCSE
7 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) CCDE
8 1 (0.87%) CCSP
8 1 (0.87%) CCVP
8 1 (0.87%) ISEB
8 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (24.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (5.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.22%) KVM
4 6 (5.22%) Xen
5 4 (3.48%) vCloud
5 4 (3.48%) vSphere
6 1 (0.87%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.87%) NFS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.87%) SRDF
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (4.35%) OpenView
2 3 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.87%) Cacti
3 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.87%) Graphite
3 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.87%) Nagios
3 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.87%) Opsview
3 1 (0.87%) SCCM
3 1 (0.87%) SCOM
3 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (52.17%) Cisco
2 31 (26.96%) VMware
3 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 17 (14.78%) Citrix
4 17 (14.78%) HP
5 12 (10.43%) F5
5 12 (10.43%) Palo Alto
6 9 (7.83%) Avaya
6 9 (7.83%) CheckPoint
7 7 (6.09%) Genesys
7 7 (6.09%) IBM
8 6 (5.22%) Oracle
9 5 (4.35%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.35%) Meraki
9 5 (4.35%) NetQoS
9 5 (4.35%) SAP
10 4 (3.48%) Mitel
10 4 (3.48%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.48%) Splunk
11 3 (2.61%) SolarWinds
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