Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 28 July 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 42 40
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 -13
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.17% 2.05% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 13.51% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Liverpool median daily rate £313 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Merseyside median daily rate £313 £250 £313
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +42.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 52 74 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 10.18% 15.20% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 44 20
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +29.31%
10th Percentile £160 £265 £128
90th Percentile £436 £534 £513
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £400 £344
% change year-on-year -18.75% +16.36% +32.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Liverpool median hourly rate - £13.00 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.84% +187.03%
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.18 £13.25 £35.33
% change year-on-year +22.11% -62.50% +96.29%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Liverpool

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Liverpool

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Liverpool over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Liverpool

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Liverpool

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

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Wyse
2 3 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (50.00%) Altiris
2 3 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support
1 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 3 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Altiris
2 3 (50.00%) Wyse
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix