The first table below looks at the demand for WAN Optimisation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN Optimisation over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WAN Optimization
Rank 68 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing WAN Optimisation 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £295 £253
% change year-on-year
+42.37% +16.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 422 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 76.52% 67.41% 65.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 266 416
Average daily rate £365 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 32
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.52 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
WAN Optimisation
South West

WAN Optimisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN Optimisation across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

WAN Optimisation
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing WAN Optimisation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAN Optimisation.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

WAN Optimisation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing WAN Optimisation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAN Optimisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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