Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 25 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)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +28
Contract jobs citing LAN 10 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.02% 3.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 23.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Ipswich median daily rate £563 £531 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Suffolk median daily rate £557 £388 £300
% change year-on-year +43.61% +29.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 34 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 13.65% 13.27% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 12
Ipswich median daily rate £490 £475 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +38.69% -8.67%
10th Percentile £225 £224 £225
90th Percentile £588 £583 £500
Suffolk median daily rate £490 £310 £343
% change year-on-year +58.06% -9.49% -8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Ipswich median hourly rate £40.00 £13.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +188.60% - -
Suffolk median hourly rate £40.00 £13.86 £10.50
% change year-on-year +188.60% +32.00% -40.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Ipswich

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Ipswich

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for LAN.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
1 10 (100.00%) NAS
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Network Optimisation
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Clustering
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) High Availability
3 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) Middleware
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) SIEM
6 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
7 3 (30.00%) French Language
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Legal

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (60.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) NAS
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) French Language
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Integration Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (70.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Optimisation
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (20.00%) Data Privacy
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) VMware