The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 83 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Contract jobs citing WAN 17 56 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.02% 3.58% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.17% 24.45% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 44 25
Median daily rate £200 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £233 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £493 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £21.25 £13.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £21.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -20.00%
WAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 229 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.49% 14.65% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 127 111
Median daily rate £315 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £188 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 20
Median hourly rate £19.88 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.88% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £5.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £24.00
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 the East Midlands

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WAN
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Derbyshire -5 5 £200 -55.55%
Lincolnshire -4 4 £140 -49.09%
Nottinghamshire -27 4 - - 1
Leicestershire -5 1 £300 +39.53% 3
Northamptonshire -16 1 - - 5
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WAN.

1 44 (80.00%) LAN
2 29 (52.73%) Windows
3 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
4 21 (38.18%) Cisco
5 19 (34.55%) Office 365
6 18 (32.73%) Firewall
7 15 (27.27%) SCCM
8 12 (21.82%) Wireless
8 12 (21.82%) VPN
9 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (18.18%) VMware
10 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (14.55%) Google
12 8 (14.55%) Mac OS X
12 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (14.55%) Linux
12 8 (14.55%) ITIL
12 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
12 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (14.55%) DevOps
12 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
12 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
13 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
13 7 (12.73%) Ansible
13 7 (12.73%) Puppet
13 7 (12.73%) Mule
13 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (12.73%) Mule
2 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (34.55%) Office 365
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (80.00%) LAN
2 18 (32.73%) Firewall
3 12 (21.82%) VPN
3 12 (21.82%) Wireless
4 11 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (12.73%) SAN
5 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.09%) Network Security
7 4 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.27%) VoIP
7 4 (7.27%) WLAN
8 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.45%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.45%) IPsec
8 3 (5.45%) MPLS
9 2 (3.64%) DMVPN
9 2 (3.64%) HSRP
9 2 (3.64%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.64%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (3.64%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (10.91%) IT Support
5 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Network Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (7.27%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 8 (14.55%) Mac OS X
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) DevOps
1 8 (14.55%) ITIL
2 5 (9.09%) Migration
2 5 (9.09%) Network Management
2 5 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.45%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (3.64%) CRM
5 2 (3.64%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (3.64%) Presales
5 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.82%) Change Management
6 1 (1.82%) Information Security
6 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (1.82%) Network Design
6 1 (1.82%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) CISSP
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) CCNP
4 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.64%) CCDP
6 2 (3.64%) CCIE
6 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
4 3 (5.45%) XenApp
4 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.82%) Firmware
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) SCCM
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (12.73%) Ansible
3 7 (12.73%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.82%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) VMware
4 8 (14.55%) Google
4 8 (14.55%) Palo Alto
5 5 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.27%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Juniper
7 3 (5.45%) Apple
7 3 (5.45%) Brocade
7 3 (5.45%) Lotus
7 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) Avaya
8 2 (3.64%) F5
8 2 (3.64%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.82%) arcserve
9 1 (1.82%) CA
9 1 (1.82%) Remedy
9 1 (1.82%) Symantec
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