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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing LAN 63 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.37% 2.12% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.75% 18.53% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 15 14
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£375 £247 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.12% -11.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £124 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £340 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.16 £25.00 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+17.56% +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
400 259 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.07% 11.42% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 149 104
Average daily rate £375 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £168 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 25
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 -2 32 £375 +53.06% 6
South Yorkshire +1 16 £400 +28.00% 4
North Yorkshire 0 8 £375 - 3
East Yorkshire -2 2 £170 - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 82 (82.00%) WAN
2 40 (40.00%) Windows
3 38 (38.00%) Cisco
4 37 (37.00%) Firewall
5 31 (31.00%) Active Directory
6 26 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (21.00%) CCNA
8 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
9 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
10 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (16.00%) MS Office
11 16 (16.00%) DNS
11 16 (16.00%) VoIP
12 15 (15.00%) VPN
12 15 (15.00%) Internet
12 15 (15.00%) VMware
13 14 (14.00%) Project Management
13 14 (14.00%) ITIL
13 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (13.00%) Windows XP
14 13 (13.00%) MPLS
14 13 (13.00%) Network Design
15 12 (12.00%) CCNP
16 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
16 11 (11.00%) VLAN
16 11 (11.00%) Service Management
16 11 (11.00%) Wireless
16 11 (11.00%) Finance
16 11 (11.00%) Windows 7

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.00%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.00%) Quickr
5 3 (3.00%) Lync
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) MS Office
2 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (82.00%) WAN
2 37 (37.00%) Firewall
3 16 (16.00%) DNS
3 16 (16.00%) VoIP
4 15 (15.00%) VPN
4 15 (15.00%) Internet
5 13 (13.00%) MPLS
6 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (11.00%) VLAN
6 11 (11.00%) Wireless
7 10 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (10.00%) SAN
8 8 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (8.00%) EIGRP
9 7 (7.00%) GPRS
9 7 (7.00%) BGP
10 6 (6.00%) OSPF
11 5 (5.00%) DHCP
11 5 (5.00%) SNMP
12 3 (3.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.00%) DB2
3 1 (1.00%) QlikView
3 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.00%) HBase
3 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.00%) Billing
5 2 (2.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Analyst
2 16 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 15 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (7.00%) Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) IT Support
8 5 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (5.00%) Support Technician
8 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Designer
8 5 (5.00%) IT Technician
9 4 (4.00%) Deskside Support
9 4 (4.00%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Network Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) Rendezvous
1 2 (2.00%) Middleware
1 2 (2.00%) HTML
1 2 (2.00%) XML
1 2 (2.00%) XSLT
2 1 (1.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) FMCG
2 6 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.00%) NHS
4 3 (3.00%) CESG
4 3 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.00%) iSeries
5 2 (2.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.00%) e-Health
5 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.00%) Windows
2 17 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (11.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (9.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.00%) Linux
9 4 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.00%) Windows Phone
11 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.00%) Solaris
12 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Project Management
1 14 (14.00%) ITIL
2 13 (13.00%) Network Design
3 11 (11.00%) Service Management
4 9 (9.00%) Logistics
5 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.00%) Migration
7 6 (6.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.00%) Change Control
8 4 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.00%) Change Management
9 3 (3.00%) Validation
9 3 (3.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (2.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) VB
3 2 (2.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) Python
4 1 (1.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (21.00%) CCNA
3 12 (12.00%) CCNP
4 5 (5.00%) CCDP
5 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.00%) CCDA
6 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) VCAP
7 2 (2.00%) VCP5
7 2 (2.00%) CCSE
7 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.00%) CCSA
7 2 (2.00%) CISSP
7 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.00%) MCSE
7 2 (2.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.00%) ISEB
8 1 (1.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (31.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (4.00%) vSphere
5 3 (3.00%) Firmware
5 3 (3.00%) Terminal Server
5 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.00%) UAG
6 2 (2.00%) SRDF
6 2 (2.00%) KVM
6 2 (2.00%) Xen
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.00%) NFS
7 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.00%) vCloud
7 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) SCCM
2 3 (3.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.00%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.00%) OPNET
4 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (38.00%) Cisco
2 19 (19.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (15.00%) VMware
4 9 (9.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (7.00%) HP
6 6 (6.00%) Citrix
7 5 (5.00%) Dell
7 5 (5.00%) IBM
8 4 (4.00%) ProCurve
8 4 (4.00%) Mitel
8 4 (4.00%) NetApp
8 4 (4.00%) Lotus
8 4 (4.00%) Remedy
8 4 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.00%) EMC
9 3 (3.00%) Intel
9 3 (3.00%) Sophos
9 3 (3.00%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.00%) DataSynapse
Yorkshire
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: 400 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Middlesbrough, North East, United Kingdom
Fine Organics
Rate: £20-22,000
Posted: 26 days ago