Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 69 68
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1 +27
Contract jobs citing LAN 8 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.24% 2.26% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.31% 12.50% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 18
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £175 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.15% -31.58% +18.75%
10th Percentile £156 £253 £336
90th Percentile £338 £434 £675
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £176 £325 £475
% change year-on-year -46.00% -31.58% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +139.44% -2.71%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +150.00% -6.82%

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 65 160 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.11% 18.06% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 116 172
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £381 £333 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% -2.21% +17.24%
10th Percentile £155 £215 £208
90th Percentile £538 £494 £537
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £333 £340
% change year-on-year +12.78% -2.21% +17.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.38 £30.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.56% +12.04% -3.57%
10th Percentile £13.16 £11.58 £14.36
90th Percentile £22.29 £45.63 £42.90
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.38 £29.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year -41.10% +35.63% -22.32%

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (62.50%) Skype
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
6 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
7 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (25.00%) CCNP
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
8 1 (12.50%) Juniper
8 1 (12.50%) MPLS
8 1 (12.50%) Service Management
8 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 1 (12.50%) HP
8 1 (12.50%) Dell
8 1 (12.50%) EMC
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) DHCP
8 1 (12.50%) DNS

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) Skype
5 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (12.50%) DHCP
7 1 (12.50%) DNS
7 1 (12.50%) MPLS
7 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) VMware