The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing WAAS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - - 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £500 £250
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WAAS
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 Croydon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.14% 19.58% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 17
Median daily rate £459 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

WAAS
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

WAAS Daily Rate Trend in Croydon