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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 26 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.58% 0.66% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 5.26% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.61% +23.80%  

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 25 19 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 16.34% 12.58% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 20
Median daily rate £250 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £253 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.93 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

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 24 June 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 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) DHCP
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
3 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
3 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) VBScript
3 10 (76.92%) Dell
3 10 (76.92%) EPoS
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) IIS
4 9 (69.23%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (69.23%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 3 (23.08%) Sun
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 1 (7.69%) SaaS
8 1 (7.69%) Aruba
8 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
8 1 (7.69%) HSRP
8 1 (7.69%) Meraki
8 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto

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 9 (69.23%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 11 (84.62%) DHCP
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Broadband
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) HSRP
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) EPoS Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (15.38%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ERP
1 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
1 1 (7.69%) Migration
1 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) PowerShell
1 10 (76.92%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
2 10 (76.92%) Dell
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Meraki
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
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