The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 5.88% 2.22% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -0.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14 1 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 41.18% 2.22% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
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 Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

LAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LAN in Wolverhampton

LAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LAN in Wolverhampton

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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA