Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 83 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 +21 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 22 5 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.56% 0.58% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.97% 2.42% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 52
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £338 £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -43.75% +11.89%
10th Percentile £242 £213 £271
90th Percentile £432 £238 £445
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £225 £400
% change year-on-year +44.44% -43.75% +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £19.50 - £18.00
10th Percentile £18.75 - £17.00
90th Percentile £20.25 - £19.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.50 £9.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +116.67% -50.00% +20.00%

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 116 207 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.49% 23.85% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 174 403
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £398 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.91% +4.62% -31.58%
10th Percentile £242 £250 £208
90th Percentile £534 £538 £463
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -30.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 62
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £18.12 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.21% -35.30% +9.80%
10th Percentile £14.93 £10.45 £15.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £32.05 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £15.80 £28.00
% change year-on-year +121.52% -43.57% +10.89%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 20 (90.91%) WAN
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) Service Management
3 13 (59.09%) McAfee
4 12 (54.55%) ITIL
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 11 (50.00%) HP
5 11 (50.00%) Juniper
5 11 (50.00%) F5
6 10 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 10 (45.45%) Network Load Balancing
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (40.91%) Network Security
7 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
7 9 (40.91%) Decision-Making
7 9 (40.91%) Cryptography
8 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (36.36%) Network Management
9 7 (31.82%) Proactive Management
9 7 (31.82%) Escalation Management
9 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
9 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
10 6 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (27.27%) Time Management
11 5 (22.73%) 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 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) WAN
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (40.91%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.55%) FTP
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Network Support
3 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Handset
4 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) HPUX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) MVS
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) VME
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Service Management
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Network Load Balancing
4 9 (40.91%) Cryptography
4 9 (40.91%) Decision-Making
5 8 (36.36%) Network Management
5 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
6 7 (31.82%) Escalation Management
6 7 (31.82%) Incident Management
6 7 (31.82%) Proactive Management
6 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (27.27%) Time Management
8 3 (13.64%) ITSM
8 3 (13.64%) Service Design
9 2 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.09%) Open Source
9 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 2 (9.09%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) JSP 440
3 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) McAfee
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) F5
2 11 (50.00%) HP
2 11 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) Amdocs
4 2 (9.09%) BT
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) BMC
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Genesys
5 1 (4.55%) Ivanti
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SAP