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 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 16 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.73% - 6.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% - 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£600 - £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+25.30% +27.69%
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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
21 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 15.67% 10.78% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 12
Average daily rate £425 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £324 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 9
Average hourly rate £23.00 £12.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.75% -23.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.05 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £12.45 £19.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) RACF
4 3 (42.86%) zOS
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) ACF2
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) WLAN
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) zOS
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) SIEM
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Database Security
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) BCP
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) RACF
1 3 (42.86%) ACF2
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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