The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Devon
Rank 42 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.36% 1.99% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 12.82% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 16.36% 15.54% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 10
Median daily rate £538 £388 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.70% +109.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £190 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £425 £240
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.42 £17.00 £34.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Devon

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 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
Exeter -9 1 - - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) ISDN
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCDA
2 2 (33.33%) CNA
2 2 (33.33%) CNE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
2 2 (33.33%) Novell Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
3 1 (16.67%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) Nexpose
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Novell
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Mercator
4 1 (16.67%) NetWitness
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Qualys
4 1 (16.67%) Snow
4 1 (16.67%) Splunk