The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 18 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.54% - 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -9.09%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 7.69% 17.39% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 20
Median daily rate £290 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £81.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -79.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop