The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 16 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.09% - 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-22.35% -1.16%

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
30 54 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.62% 43.20% 38.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 33
Median daily rate £358 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Guildford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Back Office
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Support
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft