Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 18 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)
North East > Durham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 24 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.52% 5.37% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 28.95% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Durham median daily rate - £259 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -37.27% -
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Durham median hourly rate £11.00 £23.50 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.19% +69.68% -
10th Percentile £10.25 £18.95 £12.44
90th Percentile £11.75 £28.45 £14.71
North East median hourly rate £9.00 £20.75 £14.20
% change year-on-year -56.63% +46.13% +7.17%

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 Durham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Durham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 11.52% 18.54% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 11
Durham median daily rate £195 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.17% -4.17% +17.88%
10th Percentile £101 £100 £88
90th Percentile £378 £369 £419
North East median daily rate £339 £320 £388
% change year-on-year +5.86% -17.42% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Durham median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +12.50% -54.29%
10th Percentile £10.25 £12.63 £11.17
90th Percentile £11.75 £27.40 £16.16
North East median hourly rate £14.31 £28.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year -48.89% +44.44% -35.38%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Durham

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Durham

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Durham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Durham region with a requirement for LAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware