Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 16 January 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)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.08% 3.30% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 18.75% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Wakefield median daily rate £300 £298 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +43.37% -24.55%
10th Percentile £283 £268 £199
90th Percentile £328 £317 £216
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £375 £331
% change year-on-year -16.67% +13.21% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +16.00% -

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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 22.92% 17.58% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Wakefield median daily rate £250 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +44.44% -21.74%
10th Percentile £120 £263 £199
90th Percentile £453 £369 £405
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Wakefield median hourly rate £11.75 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.79% +26.92% -10.34%
10th Percentile £10.88 £15.75 £10.90
90th Percentile £12.63 £27.93 £13.90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.97% +10.71% -4.65%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Wakefield

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Wakefield

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for LAN.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) VMware