The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 39 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Contract jobs citing WAN 25 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.36% 1.29% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.32% 6.87% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
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£375 £280 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
WAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 131 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.32% 18.85% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 54 31
Average daily rate £325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £425 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.86 £17.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.40% +36.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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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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
Watford +3 7 £375 +35.13% 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 6 £300 -45.45% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £313 -
Hertford - 1 £500 - 1
St Albans - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
WAN
East of England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 36 (90.00%) LAN
2 16 (40.00%) Cisco
3 15 (37.50%) ITIL
4 14 (35.00%) Windows
5 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.00%) VMware
6 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) HP
7 10 (25.00%) SQL
7 10 (25.00%) Firewall
7 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (22.50%) Citrix
9 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (20.00%) MS Office
10 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
10 7 (17.50%) Project Management
10 7 (17.50%) vSphere
11 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) Service Management
11 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (15.00%) IBM Notes
11 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (15.00%) VPN
11 6 (15.00%) MPLS
11 6 (15.00%) NetApp
11 6 (15.00%) Lotus
11 6 (15.00%) SAN
12 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (12.50%) MS Access
12 5 (12.50%) MS Visio

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (15.00%) IBM Notes
1 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) WorkSite
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) LAN
2 10 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (15.00%) VPN
3 6 (15.00%) MPLS
3 6 (15.00%) SAN
4 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.00%) VoIP
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.00%) Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) SSL
7 2 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.50%) DWDM
8 1 (2.50%) OSPF
8 1 (2.50%) BGP
8 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.50%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MS Access
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Auditor
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IT Auditor
6 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Statistics
1 5 (12.50%) CMDB
2 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) VLE
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) HPUX
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) SUSE
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Service Management
4 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Change Control
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.50%) Process Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) High Availability
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) Korn
2 1 (2.50%) R
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) CCNP
4 3 (7.50%) MCSE
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) vSphere
4 5 (12.50%) XenServer
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware
7 1 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) Citrix
6 6 (15.00%) NetApp
6 6 (15.00%) Lotus
7 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.50%) F5
8 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.00%) Apple
8 2 (5.00%) Sun
9 1 (2.50%) CommVault
9 1 (2.50%) Avaya
9 1 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (2.50%) Altiris
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
9 1 (2.50%) ArcSight
9 1 (2.50%) Aruba
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