The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 5.00% 5.66% 5.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 37.50% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £319 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £331
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -
WAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 31.67% 15.09% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £235 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -27.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding -3 3 - -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) HP