Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 71 60
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 10 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.35% 0.96% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 11.49% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Coventry median daily rate £413 £540 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% +46.44% +22.92%
10th Percentile £241 £400 £279
90th Percentile £569 £546 £470
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Coventry median hourly rate £18.50 - £9.50
10th Percentile £16.75 - £9.25
90th Percentile £20.25 - £13.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.95 £21.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year -33.56% +52.73% -29.42%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 75 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.15% 8.33% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 62 41
Coventry median daily rate £300 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -3.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £141 £229 £258
90th Percentile £492 £536 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.16% +223.40% -62.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £16.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £39.20 £20.98
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Coventry

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LAN in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Coventry

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Coventry

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for LAN.

1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) PMI
6 2 (20.00%) PMP
6 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PMP
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam