The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 30 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.14% 3.70% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% 25.71% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £323 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% -20.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.50%
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
50 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.01% 14.40% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 13
Median daily rate £260 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £115 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £9.13 £5.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.50% -73.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 2 £323 -35.50% 1
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Junior
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL