The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 23 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)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs citing LAN 11 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 11.58% 2.06% 6.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 28.57% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Median daily rate £370 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -0.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.61% +23.80%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 22 7 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 23.16% 7.22% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Median daily rate £370 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% +39.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £490 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Peterborough

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Peterborough over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in Peterborough

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for LAN.

1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
5 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (30.77%) BCP
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
7 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
7 2 (15.38%) Peregrine
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 2 (15.38%) Remedy
7 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) Information Security
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (15.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) WLAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) CCTV
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) BCP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Peregrine
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) HP