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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 45 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing WAN 17 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.57% 3.61% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.39% 19.89% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 4
Median daily rate £413 £420 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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
127 176 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.18% 18.16% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 72 35
Median daily rate £450 £383 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 27 (90.00%) LAN
2 13 (43.33%) Cisco
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (33.33%) Firewall
5 9 (30.00%) SAN
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 8 (26.67%) VMware
6 8 (26.67%) Network Security
7 7 (23.33%) CCNP
7 7 (23.33%) CCNA
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
7 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (20.00%) DNS
8 6 (20.00%) VoIP
8 6 (20.00%) SQL
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (16.67%) Wireless
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (16.67%) MPLS
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.67%) Citrix
9 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.67%) MCSE
9 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (16.67%) WLAN

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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) LAN
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 9 (30.00%) SAN
4 8 (26.67%) Network Security
5 7 (23.33%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) VoIP
6 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (16.67%) MPLS
7 5 (16.67%) Wireless
7 5 (16.67%) WLAN
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.00%) ATM
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (10.00%) DWDM
9 3 (10.00%) Frame Relay
9 3 (10.00%) Internet
9 3 (10.00%) SDH
9 3 (10.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 5 (16.67%) SAN Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Server Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 5 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) LAN Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) WAN Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) WAN Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 5 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Network Design
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Budget Control
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Change Control
5 1 (3.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) SIEM
5 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (23.33%) CCNA
2 7 (23.33%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.00%) CCDP
4 3 (10.00%) CCIE
4 3 (10.00%) CCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCDA
5 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
5 2 (6.67%) PMP
6 1 (3.33%) CCSE
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 4 (13.33%) CommVault
5 4 (13.33%) EMC
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) Huawei
8 1 (3.33%) Altiris
8 1 (3.33%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (3.33%) ForgeRock
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) IronPort
8 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
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