The first table below looks at the demand for WAAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - 106 -
Contract jobs citing WAAS 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £236 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £238 -
% change year-on-year
-34.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 414 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.25% 18.24% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 140 174
Average daily rate £338 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 71 69
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -18.18%
WAAS
England

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAAS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WAAS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

WAAS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WAAS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAAS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 April 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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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
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