Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 60 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 11 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.34% 2.19% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.75% 11.35% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 33
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.43% +59.09% -24.14%
10th Percentile £241 £265 £106
90th Percentile £446 £540 £349
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £375 £275
% change year-on-year -10.00% +36.36% -7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £13.70 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.43% -2.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £19.60 £13.55 £11.75
90th Percentile £39.48 £14.26 £116.35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.33 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.86% -2.14% +14.29%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 163 229 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.90% 19.31% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 132 124
South Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £435 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.82% +0.77%
10th Percentile £223 £276 £173
90th Percentile £633 £575 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £21.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +74.09% -38.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.90 £7.37
90th Percentile £41.03 £47.50 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.04% +7.69% -15.76%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in South Yorkshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in South Yorkshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LAN in South Yorkshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in South Yorkshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for LAN in South Yorkshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 7 £388 -22.50%
Doncaster - 4 £423 -
LAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) Motorola
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Aruba
4 3 (27.27%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
4 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
4 3 (27.27%) Debian
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) NHS
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) HP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
3 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Intranet
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Debian
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
1 3 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Informatics
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Aruba
2 3 (27.27%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Motorola
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Capita
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Progress