The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 24 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.95% 2.75% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£430 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £311
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.09% 22.94% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 16
Average daily rate £435 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £219 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +2.12%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) Multicast
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
4 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
4 1 (16.67%) GLBP
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
2 1 (16.67%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (16.67%) Eurex
3 1 (16.67%) BYOD
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
1 1 (16.67%) BladeLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) DataSynapse
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (16.67%) SevOne
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya