The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.49% 1.06% 3.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.32% 6.00% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Median daily rate £184 £214 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.03% -21.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £151 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £277 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.20% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £22.59
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.94%
WAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 50 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.99% 17.73% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 49
Median daily rate £401 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.15% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £135 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £39.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.38% -1.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAN across the Bracknell region.

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WAN 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) Service Management
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
8 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Presales
8 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) xDSL
8 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
8 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) DWDM
8 2 (15.38%) PMP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) ADSL
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) DSL
5 2 (15.38%) DWDM
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) SDH
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) xDSL
6 1 (7.69%) ATM
6 1 (7.69%) Converged Networks
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) ISDN
6 1 (7.69%) Telepresence
6 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Entry Clerk
4 1 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Escalation Management
5 1 (7.69%) Gantt Chart
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCIE
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIP
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) Tandberg