The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing WAN 7 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.75% 1.49% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.42% 22.22% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£375 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.36 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+9.92% -4.23%
WAN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 18 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.52% 6.69% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 5
Average daily rate £250 £275 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -43.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 13
Average hourly rate £19.91 £17.36 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% +2.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

WAN
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -9 7 £375 +36.36% 2
Crowborough - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) VCDX
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MCSE
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WLAN
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) WLAN
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) DMZ
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) DMVPN
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Principal Architect
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (18.18%) VCDX
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) CommVault
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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