Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 October 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 79 117
Rank change year-on-year +15 +38 -30
Contract jobs citing LAN 19 10 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.33% 1.20% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.81% 4.50% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 57
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +3.13% +16.37%
10th Percentile £239 £275 £264
90th Percentile £436 £456 £445
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £310 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -22.50% - +16.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £17.75 -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £13.00 -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 113 222 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.88% 26.62% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 192 524
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £338 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -32.48%
10th Percentile £191 £218 £206
90th Percentile £510 £525 £459
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £334 £336 £315
% change year-on-year -0.74% +6.75% -24.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 64
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.67 £17.99 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.14% -35.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £8.85 £10.45 £15.00
90th Percentile £14.35 £32.05 £36.78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £17.24 £28.00
% change year-on-year -12.99% -38.43% +16.67%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for LAN.

1 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) Service Management
3 13 (68.42%) McAfee
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco
5 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
5 11 (57.89%) HP
5 11 (57.89%) Juniper
5 11 (57.89%) F5
6 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 10 (52.63%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (52.63%) Network Load Balancing
7 9 (47.37%) Cryptography
7 9 (47.37%) Network Security
7 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
7 9 (47.37%) Decision-Making
8 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
9 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
9 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (36.84%) Escalation Management
9 7 (36.84%) Proactive Management
9 7 (36.84%) Network Management
10 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (31.58%) Time Management
11 5 (26.32%) QA

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (36.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 15 (78.95%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (52.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (47.37%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Network Support
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Handset
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) MVS
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) VME
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Service Management
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
3 10 (52.63%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (47.37%) Cryptography
4 9 (47.37%) Decision-Making
5 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
6 7 (36.84%) Escalation Management
6 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
6 7 (36.84%) Network Management
6 7 (36.84%) Proactive Management
6 7 (36.84%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (31.58%) Time Management
8 3 (15.79%) ITSM
8 3 (15.79%) Service Design
9 2 (10.53%) Coaching
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) Scorecard
9 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
2 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
3 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) McAfee
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) F5
2 11 (57.89%) HP
2 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) Remedy
4 2 (10.53%) Amdocs
4 2 (10.53%) BT
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Ivanti
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) SAP