The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 11 22
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 10.48% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 30.56% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Median daily rate - £398 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.13 £26.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +48.61%
WAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.92% 34.29% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 6
Median daily rate £335 £398 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.72% +28.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 5 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) SCOM
2 8 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) vSphere
2 8 (80.00%) RightScale
2 8 (80.00%) Puppet
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Intune
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) WAN Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (80.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) vSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Puppet
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
1 8 (80.00%) SCOM
1 8 (80.00%) SCVMM
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) RightScale
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) CA