The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 18 10
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 4.63% 8.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 31.25% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate
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- £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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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 Knutsford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.78% 14.81% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 11
Average daily rate £458 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £455 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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