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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 40 33 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.54% 0.82% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 5.26% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £300 £298 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +1.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -27.88% -5.55%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 38 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 13.46% 15.51% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 10
Median daily rate £300 £325 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +2.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £201 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £370 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.55 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Chesterfield +8 3 £300 +9.09%
Derby - 1 £300 - 1
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Intel
4 5 (35.71%) MPLS
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Android
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) iPad
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) WLAN
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell

LAN
Top Related 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) WLAN
6 2 (14.29%) SNMP
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ICT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
2 3 (21.43%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) Personalization
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Intel
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) LANDesk
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft