The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.10% 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -
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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
17 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 11.89% 22.73% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
Average daily rate £330 £250 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £232 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £406 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 0
Average hourly rate £13.20 £21.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) WFM
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) WFM
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus