The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.92% - 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
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£375 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +11.11%
WAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.75% 20.00% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 8
Average daily rate £401 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.36 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% -1.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.61 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £31.50 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £20.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -10.97%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 2 £256 - 2
Skipton - 2 £375 - 1
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Brocade
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 1 (9.09%) CTI
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) Middleware
7 1 (9.09%) OSPF
7 1 (9.09%) Sophos
7 1 (9.09%) BGP
7 1 (9.09%) CCIP
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) IPv4
7 1 (9.09%) IPv6

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) CTI
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) IPv6
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Procurement Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
2 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCIP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Brocade
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Capita
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) BT