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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 38 39
Rank change year-on-year +23 +1  
Contract jobs citing LAN 17 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.00% 1.94% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.22% 17.39% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +247.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.61% +23.80%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 36 46 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 14.81% 11.17% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 21
Median daily rate £413 £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.32% +7.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £208 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £451 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £25.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.15% +48.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing LAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 14 (63.64%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 9 (40.91%) VoIP
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) PMP
5 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
5 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) PMI
6 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) Advertising
8 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (9.09%) Skype
8 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) VoIP
3 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) PMI
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
1 5 (22.73%) PMP
1 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) APMP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp