The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank - 18 28
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich - 3.92% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.38% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £265 £98
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +170.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+24.63% -1.42%
WAN
Norfolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 22.78% 25.49% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 7
Median daily rate £495 £225 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £150 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £27.60 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

WAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Norwich region with a requirement for WAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Avaya
3 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Nortel
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Network Security
6 2 (28.57%) Mitel
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (28.57%) OSPF
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
6 2 (28.57%) Skype
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) Asset Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich 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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) Skype
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Avaya
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Nortel
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft