Period
to 28 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 28 September 2020 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 3 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.56% 1.65% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 18.75% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Median daily rate £425 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% -7.50% +6.31%
10th Percentile £413 £228 £346
90th Percentile £438 £370 £420
West Midlands median daily rate £373 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -6.88% +33.33% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year +93.55% +25.00% -8.15%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 8 16 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 12.50% 8.79% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 33
Median daily rate £325 £314 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.59% -10.36% -
10th Percentile £315 £152 £175
90th Percentile £418 £383 £413
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £16.67
% change year-on-year +112.12% -1.00% -7.40%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Staffordshire

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing LAN in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for LAN in Staffordshire

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing LAN in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for LAN in Staffordshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 28 September 2020. 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
Lichfield +4 1 £425 +121.18% 1
LAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Single Customer View
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Single Customer View
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco