The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 26 26
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.52% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.57% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £175 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -56.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +20.00%
WAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.16% 14.51% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 12
Median daily rate £380 £185 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.40% -48.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.25 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

WAN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Infor
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Infor