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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.17% 0.81% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.58% 7.41% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +9.37%
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
48 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.86% 10.93% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 18
Average daily rate £325 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015. 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 -6 4 £338 - 3
Lewes -2 3 £400 -5.88%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) Replication
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Process Management
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Local Government
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (40.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
1 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
1 4 (40.00%) Process Management
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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Deerfoot IT
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