Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 35 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +1
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.08% 3.04% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 20.97% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 9
Liverpool median daily rate £265 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.29% -17.65% +325.00%
10th Percentile £180 £279 £236
90th Percentile £375 £564 £475
Merseyside median daily rate £180 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -48.57% -17.65% +325.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Liverpool median hourly rate - - £22.50
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 56 62 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.09% 14.52% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 50 39
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £141 £129 £150
90th Percentile £520 £478 £475
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -7.14% -17.65% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 18
Liverpool median hourly rate £11.13 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.47% -3.03% -20.48%
10th Percentile £9.36 £15.50 £11.18
90th Percentile £13.99 £29.90 £40.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £11.74 £18.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year -35.70% +10.61% -13.16%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for LAN.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Ivanti