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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.70% 1.16% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 12.50% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £600 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -20.00%
WAN
London

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
8 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.81% 9.30% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 15
Median daily rate £600 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

WAN
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

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SRDF
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) HBase
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DataSynapse
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) FCoE
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) HBase
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Rendezvous
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) SRDF
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
1 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DataSynapse
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Sybase
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Axway
3 1 (33.33%) BEA
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec