The table below looks at the statistics for WAN Optimisation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 6 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WAN Optimization
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing WAN Optimisation 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £316 £420
% change year-on-year
+42.29% -24.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WAN Optimisation
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
697 697 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.93% 78.67% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 516 499
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 30
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.74 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +50.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing WAN Optimisation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WAN Optimisation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WAN Optimisation
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WAN Optimisation Daily Rate Trend in Bristol