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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.96% 0.40% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 2.17% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+25.30% +27.69%
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
54 46 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.18% 18.40% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 7
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +6.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.21 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -6.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 31 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 31 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 - 1 £275 - 2
Skipton - 1 £375 -
York - - - - 1
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Brocade
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (8.33%) Clustering
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) Billing
7 1 (8.33%) Capita
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) BT
7 1 (8.33%) Smartphone

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) IPv4
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) CTI
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) WLAN
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Procurement Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (8.33%) SOA
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Capita
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) BT
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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