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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 1.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.31%
WAN
London

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
11 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 23.40% 24.69% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 3
Average daily rate £325 £310 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £142.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.42% +955.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix