The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Lincolnshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 12 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 5.56% 10.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 38.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £168 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -6.97%
Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 22.22% 28.13% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Average daily rate - £210 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +90.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln +3 1 - -
Spalding - - - -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP