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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 26 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing WAN 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.75% 1.32% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.45% 15.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
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£300 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £81.50 £19.86 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+310.37% +28.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
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
44 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.33% 8.77% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 12
Average daily rate £313 £370 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +18.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £236 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £504 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -9.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

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
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 2 June 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 June 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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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
Chesterfield +6 5 £293 -16.42% 3
Derby -1 4 £450 - 2
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) FMCG
6 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) Network Design
6 2 (15.38%) Logistics
6 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (15.38%) WLAN
6 2 (15.38%) MCSE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) Junos
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ICT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) PMP
4 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.69%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Aruba
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £130.00 - £170.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago