Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 110 85
Rank change year-on-year +33 -25 -32
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 48 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.04% 2.14% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 7.16% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 55 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £260 £284 £257
90th Percentile £438 £445 £401
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £400 £358
% change year-on-year - +11.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.14% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +20.00% +13.21%

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 213 670 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.60% 29.94% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 454 135
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £320 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -31.40% +33.29%
10th Percentile £258 £206 £238
90th Percentile £538 £456 £655
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £345 £320 £425
% change year-on-year +7.89% -24.71% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 68 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £21.24 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.14% +9.80% -11.30%
10th Percentile £10.35 £15.00 £11.93
90th Percentile £32.15 £36.00 £41.73
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -43.57% +12.00% +12.36%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for LAN.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) Network Design
5 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) VBA
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
6 2 (22.22%) Aruba
6 2 (22.22%) F5

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) Modbus
6 1 (11.11%) OSPF
6 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Runbook
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE Security
3 1 (11.11%) CCIP
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Xen
3 2 (22.22%) XenServer
4 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Aruba
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
2 2 (22.22%) TippingPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam