The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.40% 0.77% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.68% 5.41% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £258 - -
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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 37 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 14.34% 14.29% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 26
Median daily rate £250 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.18 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -  
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 Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Leicestershire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Leicestershire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leicester +4 7 £250 - 1
LAN
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) DNS
2 15 (75.00%) DHCP
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) HP
3 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (60.00%) SCCM
4 12 (60.00%) Dell
4 12 (60.00%) EPoS
4 12 (60.00%) VBScript
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (55.00%) IIS
5 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (55.00%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (35.00%) WAN
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) Retail
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) VMware
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (20.00%) VLAN
10 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 11 (55.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) G Suite
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (75.00%) DHCP
2 15 (75.00%) DNS
3 11 (55.00%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (55.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) WAN
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) ADSL
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.00%) SNMP
7 2 (10.00%) TACACS
7 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) EPoS Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Network Support
6 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Server Migration Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) EPoS
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.00%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (60.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) HP
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Dell
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Sun
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) Avaya
6 2 (10.00%) Meraki
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Northgate
7 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
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