The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 29 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)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.57% 5.16% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 25.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £250 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year -29.41% -13.26%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 32 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 10.71% 20.65% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £250 £250 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £334 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £18.25 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.16% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Leicester

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leicester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) Dell
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) VBScript
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
4 6 (60.00%) EPoS
4 6 (60.00%) Sun
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) ERP
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (10.00%) CCNP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 7 (70.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (70.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) EPoS Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (70.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Dell
1 8 (80.00%) HP
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
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