The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 69 45
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Contract jobs citing WAN 16 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.65% 0.86% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 4.21% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
Median daily rate £500 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.00%
WAN
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 190 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.58% 20.36% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 69 48
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 23 (71.88%) LAN
2 20 (62.50%) Cisco
3 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (50.00%) CCNA
5 15 (46.88%) Firewall
6 12 (37.50%) VoIP
7 11 (34.38%) CCNP
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL
8 10 (31.25%) Network Security
8 10 (31.25%) F5
9 9 (28.13%) MPLS
9 9 (28.13%) VPN
9 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
10 8 (25.00%) ADSL
11 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
11 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
11 7 (21.88%) SAN
11 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
12 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
12 6 (18.75%) NAS
12 6 (18.75%) DMZ
12 6 (18.75%) Unix
12 6 (18.75%) Linux
12 6 (18.75%) Apache
12 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
12 6 (18.75%) WLAN
12 6 (18.75%) J2EE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
1 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 6 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (71.88%) LAN
2 15 (46.88%) Firewall
3 12 (37.50%) VoIP
4 10 (31.25%) Network Security
5 9 (28.13%) MPLS
5 9 (28.13%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) ADSL
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (21.88%) SAN
8 6 (18.75%) DMZ
8 6 (18.75%) NAS
8 6 (18.75%) WLAN
9 5 (15.63%) BGP
9 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
9 5 (15.63%) FCoE
9 5 (15.63%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (15.63%) OSPF
9 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (12.50%) VLAN
10 4 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Network Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Voice Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Network Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Communications Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) e-Health
3 3 (9.38%) IVR
4 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Network Design
4 4 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Budget Control
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (34.38%) CCNP
4 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.50%) CCDP
5 4 (12.50%) CCSA
6 3 (9.38%) CCDA
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
8 1 (3.13%) CCSE
8 1 (3.13%) CCVP
8 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
8 1 (3.13%) PMP
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (9.38%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) F5
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Altiris
3 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.38%) Avaya
4 3 (9.38%) CA
5 2 (6.25%) Remedy
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (3.13%) ForgeRock
6 1 (3.13%) Genesys
6 1 (3.13%) IronPort
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Nokia
6 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
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