The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 27 39
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12  
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.71% 4.53% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 40.00% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 3
Median daily rate £375 £600 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +44.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £25.75 £17.25
% change year-on-year +0.97% +49.27%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 30 55 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.09% 11.32% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 27
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £393 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £680 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing LAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Nottinghamshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -20 3 £375 -37.50% 1
LAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) NGN
5 1 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (14.29%) TACACS
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) VXLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos