Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 48 37
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11 +2
Contract jobs citing LAN 18 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.77% 1.54% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.32% 10.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Derbyshire median daily rate £275 £263 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -15.93% +13.55%
10th Percentile £233 £218 £200
90th Percentile £318 £350 £480
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £280 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 - £18.75

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 74 80 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 19.63% 15.38% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 56 53
Derbyshire median daily rate £340 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -14.67% +17.65%
10th Percentile £103 £104 £213
90th Percentile £506 £409 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £331 £378
% change year-on-year +5.66% -12.31% +10.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.20 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.97% +55.62% -68.53%
10th Percentile £10.63 £13.31 £8.69
90th Percentile £17.62 £15.72 £9.56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £15.13
% change year-on-year +11.83% -8.36% +2.54%

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 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 22 October 2018. 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 +20 10 £300 -9.43% 2
Chesterfield -9 6 - - 1
Matlock - 2 £263 -
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derbyshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 15 (83.33%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) High Availability
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Quickr
5 6 (33.33%) Lotus
5 6 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
6 5 (27.78%) Site Server
6 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
8 3 (16.67%) MPLS
8 3 (16.67%) BT
8 3 (16.67%) Mercator
9 2 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (11.11%) DHCP
9 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
9 2 (11.11%) Juniper
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) DNS
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus

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 6 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 6 (33.33%) Quickr
2 5 (27.78%) Site Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (27.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) WAN Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) High Availability
2 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Lotus
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) BT
4 3 (16.67%) Mercator
4 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Mitel
6 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec