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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 32 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing WAN 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.21% 5.00% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 24.07% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 3
Median daily rate £320 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £363 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
- +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.52% -11.11%

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
46 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.47% 20.77% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 11
Median daily rate £300 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £495 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 - £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.84 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -9 5 £320 -28.88% 1
Chesterfield +5 2 £300 -28.78% 2
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (41.67%) iPad
4 5 (41.67%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (25.00%) ITSM
6 3 (25.00%) Network Management
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) MPLS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) SNMP
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) ITSM
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Intel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) VMware