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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 24 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs citing WAN 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.75% 3.25% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 20.83% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 3
Average daily rate £450 £415 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £291 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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
57 24 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 21.84% 15.58% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 40
Average daily rate £375 £410 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +272.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £9.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 10 £450 +8.43%
Chesterfield - 2 £421 - 1
Hope Valley - 1 £320 -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (80.95%) LAN
2 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) CCNA
5 7 (33.33%) CCDA
5 7 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (33.33%) MCSE
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) CCNP
8 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (14.29%) Logistics
8 3 (14.29%) NHS
8 3 (14.29%) PDA
9 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (9.52%) Network Security
9 2 (9.52%) CESG
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) LAN
2 7 (33.33%) VoIP
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) ADSL
6 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) IPsec
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) OSPF
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Procurement Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
1 3 (14.29%) PDA
2 2 (9.52%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) IVR
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) V-Model
3 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Presales
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) CCDA
3 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) CCNP
6 2 (9.52%) CCSA
6 2 (9.52%) CCSP
6 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.76%) ISEB
7 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Meraki
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
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