The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -20.00%
WAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.50% 21.26% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 3
Median daily rate £425 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

WAN
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for WAN.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper