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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 17 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing WAN 7 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.27% 1.44% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.00% 11.54% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £313 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
- +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.52% -11.11%

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
20 26 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 12.20% 12.44% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 46
Median daily rate £325 £275 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £21.25 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northallerton +12 3 - -
York +11 1 £425 -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Wireless
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) PSTN
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Network Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) ICT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Box
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) VMware