The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.81% - 5.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% - 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£398 - £80
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
WAN
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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
25 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.81% 18.60% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 17
Average daily rate £375 £475 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £303 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) VPN
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) SMTP
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 14 (93.33%) HTTP
3 12 (80.00%) Project Management
3 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (40.00%) MCITP
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) LAN
1 15 (100.00%) SMTP
1 15 (100.00%) VPN
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
1 15 (100.00%) MPLS
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Architect
1 12 (80.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Project Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (40.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
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