The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 57 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% 1.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 19.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -22.50%
WAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 21 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.68% 5.83% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 19
Median daily rate £400 £270 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+321.05% -68.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Statistics
4 3 (37.50%) ENOVIA
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) PLM
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Product Management
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) QA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Junior
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Nortel Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Nortel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) PLM
1 3 (37.50%) Product Management
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCDA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Nortel
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com