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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing WAN 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.29% 1.82% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.71% 11.90% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £343
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 - £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.50%
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
70 42 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.96% 15.27% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 45
Median daily rate £363 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £174 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 16 (84.21%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) MPLS
4 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Migration
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 6 (31.58%) Internet
7 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
7 5 (26.32%) DWDM
7 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 4 (21.05%) SLA
8 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 4 (21.05%) Data Entry
9 3 (15.79%) xDSL
9 3 (15.79%) Ciena
9 3 (15.79%) Office 365
9 3 (15.79%) Ticket Management
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 3 (15.79%) Presales
9 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
9 3 (15.79%) OSPF

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 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) LAN
2 9 (47.37%) MPLS
3 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
3 6 (31.58%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) DWDM
4 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) BGP
6 3 (15.79%) DSL
6 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
6 3 (15.79%) OSPF
6 3 (15.79%) SDH
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) xDSL
7 2 (10.53%) Converged Networks
7 2 (10.53%) IPsec
7 2 (10.53%) Telepresence
7 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
7 2 (10.53%) VPLS
8 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry Clerk
5 1 (5.26%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) Data Entry
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Presales
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Ticket Management
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Escalation Management
6 1 (5.26%) Gantt Chart
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CCDP
5 2 (10.53%) CCIP
5 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.53%) PMP
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Ciena
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) Tandberg
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.26%) Tellabs