The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.07% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.77%
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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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.14% 16.67% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 6
Average daily rate £381 £383 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +19.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Average hourly rate £12.45 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Informatics
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft