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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 2.68% 2.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £173 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +42.10%
WAN
London

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
11 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 7.38% 26.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 6
Average daily rate £275 £173 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.42% -70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 1 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) NHS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Fedora
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec