The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Argyll and Bute region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - - 1
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Argyll and Bute - - 100.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.00%
WAN
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Argyll and Bute region.

Communications & Networking Category
Argyll and Bute
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Argyll and Bute - 25.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Argyll and Bute

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Argyll and Bute region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Argyll and Bute

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Argyll and Bute

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Argyll and Bute region.

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Argyll and Bute