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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.92% 2.53% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £360 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -21.87%
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
24 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 19.67% 20.25% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £385 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 24 September 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Android
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) WSUS
3 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (71.43%) Electronics
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012

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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Skype
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Redis
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre Operations
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (71.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 5 (71.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (71.43%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) SANS
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) SSCP
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) AirWatch
1 5 (71.43%) NetBackup
1 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (71.43%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) MobileIron
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk