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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing WAN 12 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.69% 0.85% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 4.76% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
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£293 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% +25.00%
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
56 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.88% 17.87% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 7
Average daily rate £401 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £400 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.21 £94.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -87.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.00 £29.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £31.50 £158.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 8 £293 - 3
York - 2 £115 - 1
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 10 (47.62%) MPLS
4 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 8 (38.10%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) CCIP
7 7 (33.33%) BGP
8 6 (28.57%) OSPF
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) MS Office
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Brocade
10 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
11 3 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (14.29%) IPv4
11 3 (14.29%) IPv6
11 3 (14.29%) CCIE
11 3 (14.29%) CCNA
11 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 3 (14.29%) Project Management
11 3 (14.29%) Migration
11 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
12 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
12 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) LAN
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) MPLS
2 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
4 7 (33.33%) BGP
5 6 (28.57%) OSPF
6 3 (14.29%) IPv4
6 3 (14.29%) IPv6
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.76%) WLAN
8 1 (4.76%) CTI
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.76%) SAN
8 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Project Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Procurement Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Project Management
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
1 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) SOA
3 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.76%) Transition Management
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) CCIP
4 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Brocade
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Sophos
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.76%) BT
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Capita
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £410 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Knaresborough
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago