The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 14 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 1.52% 2.20% 14.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 9.52% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 11
Average daily rate
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£110 £700 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +107.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £18.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -4.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bromley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 7.58% 23.08% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 17
Average daily rate £175 £700 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +107.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £445 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley region citing WAN 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.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) CCVP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley region citing WAN 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) TACACS
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix