The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 120
Contract jobs citing WAAS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £250 £255
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
494 471 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.33% 15.39% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 249 126
Average daily rate £335 £338 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 71 44
Average hourly rate £21.53 £25.25 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.55 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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