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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.91% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +42.10%
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
15 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.72% 3.64% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £440 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% -10.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) Genesys
2 2 (40.00%) CTI
2 2 (40.00%) H.323
2 2 (40.00%) IVR
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) IGRP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) CTI
2 2 (40.00%) H.323
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) IGRP
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) Genesys
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel