The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.98% 1.30% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 8.16% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£431 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.83% +7.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.45% +5.26%
WAN
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 49 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.87% 15.96% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 10
Average daily rate £415 £110 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+277.27% -65.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £110 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £446 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.94 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 2 £415 +22.05% 2
Matlock - - - -
Chesterfield - - - - 1
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (16.67%) DMZ
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) WSUS
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) DMZ
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
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