The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow 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 5 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 14.29% - 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£413 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +9.37%
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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 Hounslow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 42.86% 16.67% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 16
Average daily rate £413 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
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 Hounslow

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

WAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCDP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Extranet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Frame Relay
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Extranet
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Frame Relay
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) ATM
2 4 (80.00%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCDP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) VMware