The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newbury region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.20% 3.45% 3.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 10.53% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£475 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 21.60% 32.76% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 5
Average daily rate £450 £375 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £444 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
WAN
Berkshire

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Server
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) IPsec
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Q.931
7 1 (11.11%) QSIG
7 1 (11.11%) H.323
7 1 (11.11%) Legal
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Intranet
7 1 (11.11%) Internet

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (11.11%) PBX
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) MGCP
5 1 (11.11%) Q.931
5 1 (11.11%) QSIG
5 1 (11.11%) H.323
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Expert
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCVP
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Server
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Verint
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