Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 17 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing LAN 11 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.94% 1.85% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.89% 10.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
Derbyshire median daily rate £300 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00% -10.07%
10th Percentile £218 £200 £241
90th Percentile £350 £480 £505
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £344 £400
% change year-on-year -12.73% -14.06% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - £150.00
East Midlands median hourly rate - £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -7.50%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 100 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 17.84% 18.48% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 59 44
Derbyshire median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £115 £200 £102
90th Percentile £427 £500 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £9.13 £15.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.62% -42.79% +4.59%
10th Percentile £13.58 £8.69 £7.44
90th Percentile £27.25 £30.40 £117.40
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Derbyshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Derbyshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Derbyshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Derbyshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -10 7 £350 +40.14% 2
Chesterfield +7 4 £235 -14.55%
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Skype
4 4 (36.36%) Presales
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) CCDP
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) CCIE
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) ITSM
5 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 1 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Frame Relay

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) ATM
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) Frame Relay
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) RIP
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) VRRP
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
1 4 (36.36%) Presales
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) CCDP
4 3 (27.27%) CCIE
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Aruba
3 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) VMware