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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 18 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.27% 5.13% 7.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 33.33% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Median daily rate - £427 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-22.35% -1.16%

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
15 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.36% 15.38% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 14
Median daily rate £374 £404 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.43% +1.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 February 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
5 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
6 3 (33.33%) High Availability
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (33.33%) SSCP
6 3 (33.33%) Apple
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 3 (33.33%) Management Information System

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (11.11%) CloudFront
2 1 (11.11%) G Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) SANS
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SSCP
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) QRadar
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Kibana
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Nessus
3 1 (11.11%) Nexpose
3 1 (11.11%) Nmap
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 1 (11.11%) NetWitness
4 1 (11.11%) Qualys
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Snow