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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 32 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.94% 3.93% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 36.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £20.00 £22.59
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -11.44%

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
18 25 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.45% 10.92% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 33
Median daily rate £325 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £278 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.73 - £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Brighton - 2 £375 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware