The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 13 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing WAN 36 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.25% 4.05% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.37% 21.21% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 2
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£375 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.59
% change year-on-year
- +2.09%
WAN
South West

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
83 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 25.94% 19.08% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 20 4
Average daily rate £375 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +10.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.23 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -37.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Devon region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Devon region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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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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
Exeter -4 14 £363 +16.93% 2
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 37 (97.37%) LAN
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (76.32%) Firewall
3 27 (71.05%) CCNP
4 26 (68.42%) Security Cleared
4 26 (68.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
5 25 (65.79%) MPLS
6 22 (57.89%) OSPF
6 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
7 20 (52.63%) Network Design
8 15 (39.47%) Network Management
8 15 (39.47%) FTP
8 15 (39.47%) SNMP
8 15 (39.47%) Telnet
9 14 (36.84%) CCIE
9 14 (36.84%) CISSP
10 13 (34.21%) ITIL
11 10 (26.32%) High Availability
11 10 (26.32%) BGP
11 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
12 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) Network Performance Management
13 8 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (21.05%) Network Security
13 8 (21.05%) Performance Management
14 7 (18.42%) Internet
15 5 (13.16%) MCP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (97.37%) LAN
2 29 (76.32%) Firewall
3 26 (68.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (65.79%) MPLS
5 22 (57.89%) OSPF
5 22 (57.89%) TCP/IP
6 15 (39.47%) FTP
6 15 (39.47%) SNMP
6 15 (39.47%) Telnet
7 10 (26.32%) BGP
8 8 (21.05%) Network Security
9 7 (18.42%) Internet
10 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
10 2 (5.26%) VoIP
11 1 (2.63%) VPN
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Specialist
2 10 (26.32%) Network Support
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Network Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Network Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Network Design
2 15 (39.47%) Network Management
3 13 (34.21%) ITIL
4 10 (26.32%) High Availability
5 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.05%) Network Performance Management
6 8 (21.05%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (21.05%) Performance Management
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.63%) ERP
8 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (71.05%) CCNP
3 26 (68.42%) Security Cleared
4 25 (65.79%) SC Cleared
5 14 (36.84%) CCIE
5 14 (36.84%) CISSP
6 5 (13.16%) MCP
7 2 (5.26%) CCNA
8 1 (2.63%) MCSE
8 1 (2.63%) CCIP
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Juniper
3 3 (7.89%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Primavera
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Nokia
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
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