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 3 months to 28 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.

Local Area Network (LAN)
North East / Durham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.30% - 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year +2.85% +0.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -30.23% -12.24%  

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 Durham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Durham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 11 3 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 12.64% 4.00% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +4.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham 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 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

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 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
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £363 -
LAN
North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Durham region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Network Design
4 5 (38.46%) CCSE
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
5 4 (30.77%) Skype
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (15.38%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) SAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 4 (30.77%) Skype
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) PBX
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) Mitel
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Concur
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Virgin Media
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