The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 20 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.85% 2.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 16.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £501 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -20.00%
WAN
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 43 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 16.95% 14.53% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 35 8
Median daily rate £325 £350 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £338 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Crawley region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) X.21
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) CRISC
4 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) AirWatch
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) Rackspace

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (50.00%) X.21
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) BBC
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Fedora
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISA
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
4 1 (16.67%) VMware