The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 81 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing LAN 60 69 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.14% 2.36% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.35% 16.79% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 11
Median daily rate £350 £250 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £120 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+49.27% -1.42%
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
418 411 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.92% 14.05% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 250 150
Median daily rate £420 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 16
Median hourly rate £15.41 £35.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.97% +162.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £165.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +3 36 £350 +75.00% 11
South Yorkshire +4 16 £450 +210.34%
North Yorkshire -13 6 £125 -50.00% 4
East Yorkshire - 2 £403 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 105 (88.98%) WAN
2 62 (52.54%) Cisco
3 46 (38.98%) Firewall
4 42 (35.59%) VMware
5 41 (34.75%) Windows
6 40 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (24.58%) CCNP
9 27 (22.88%) CCNA
10 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
10 25 (21.19%) SAN
11 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
12 20 (16.95%) VPN
12 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
13 19 (16.10%) ITIL
14 18 (15.25%) Linux
14 18 (15.25%) DNS
15 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
16 16 (13.56%) Unix
16 16 (13.56%) Network Security
17 15 (12.71%) MS Exchange
18 14 (11.86%) SSL
18 14 (11.86%) Citrix
18 14 (11.86%) MPLS
18 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (11.02%) KVM
19 13 (11.02%) Middleware
19 13 (11.02%) CheckPoint
19 13 (11.02%) IBM
19 13 (11.02%) Active Directory

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.47%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.78%) IIS
4 7 (5.93%) Apache
5 6 (5.08%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (5.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (5.08%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.39%) CloudStack
6 4 (3.39%) JBoss
6 4 (3.39%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.69%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Office 365
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.69%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (88.98%) WAN
2 46 (38.98%) Firewall
3 25 (21.19%) SAN
4 21 (17.80%) TCP/IP
5 20 (16.95%) VPN
6 18 (15.25%) DNS
7 16 (13.56%) Network Security
8 14 (11.86%) MPLS
8 14 (11.86%) SSL
9 12 (10.17%) BGP
9 12 (10.17%) VoIP
10 9 (7.63%) OSPF
11 7 (5.93%) FCoE
11 7 (5.93%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (5.93%) HTTP
11 7 (5.93%) Internet
11 7 (5.93%) IP Telephony
11 7 (5.93%) iSCSI
11 7 (5.93%) Multicast
11 7 (5.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.08%) HBase
3 5 (4.24%) MySQL
3 5 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.85%) DB2
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.24%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (4.24%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (11.02%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.17%) Finance
3 6 (5.08%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.24%) Electronics
4 5 (4.24%) Legal
4 5 (4.24%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (30.51%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.25%) Architect
3 13 (11.02%) Analyst
4 11 (9.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (9.32%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (7.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Administrator
6 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.78%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.08%) Security Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) Systems Manager
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Network Support
8 5 (4.24%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.02%) Middleware
2 6 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.08%) HTML
2 6 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (5.08%) Rendezvous
2 6 (5.08%) Servlets
2 6 (5.08%) Web Services
2 6 (5.08%) XML
2 6 (5.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Virtual Team
2 7 (5.93%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (3.39%) IVR
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.69%) e-Health
5 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.69%) NHS
6 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (34.75%) Windows
2 18 (15.25%) Linux
3 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
4 16 (13.56%) Unix
5 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.63%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.93%) AIX
8 7 (5.93%) Solaris
8 7 (5.93%) SUSE
9 6 (5.08%) HPUX
10 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.69%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.85%) CentOS
12 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.10%) ITIL
2 13 (11.02%) Load Balancing
3 7 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (5.93%) Benchmarking
3 7 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (5.93%) Service Management
3 7 (5.93%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (5.08%) Analytics
4 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (5.08%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 6 (5.08%) Information Security
5 5 (4.24%) DevOps
5 5 (4.24%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (4.24%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.24%) Programme Management
5 5 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (4.24%) Security Management
5 5 (4.24%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.24%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.02%) Java
2 12 (10.17%) SQL
3 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (33.90%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (24.58%) CCNP
3 27 (22.88%) CCNA
4 5 (4.24%) CCIE
4 5 (4.24%) CISSP
4 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.54%) CISA
5 3 (2.54%) MCITP
5 3 (2.54%) MCTS
6 2 (1.69%) CCDA
6 2 (1.69%) CISM
6 2 (1.69%) GSEC
6 2 (1.69%) GSLC
6 2 (1.69%) GSNA
6 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.69%) MCSE
6 2 (1.69%) SANS
6 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.02%) KVM
2 13 (11.02%) Xen
3 12 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.93%) NFS
4 7 (5.93%) SRDF
5 6 (5.08%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.24%) vCloud
6 5 (4.24%) vSphere
7 3 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.85%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.85%) Squid
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.69%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.69%) OpenView
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
3 1 (0.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 62 (52.54%) Cisco
2 42 (35.59%) VMware
3 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
4 14 (11.86%) Citrix
5 13 (11.02%) CheckPoint
5 13 (11.02%) IBM
5 13 (11.02%) Oracle
6 12 (10.17%) Palo Alto
7 11 (9.32%) NetApp
8 8 (6.78%) HP
9 7 (5.93%) EMC
9 7 (5.93%) F5
9 7 (5.93%) Intel
10 6 (5.08%) DataSynapse
10 6 (5.08%) Splunk
10 6 (5.08%) Sybase
10 6 (5.08%) TIBCO
11 5 (4.24%) Avaya
11 5 (4.24%) Fortinet
11 5 (4.24%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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