The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 47 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.52% 5.33% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 26.19% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 4
Median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.20% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £22.59
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.94%
WAN
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 84 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.98% 20.34% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 51 21
Median daily rate £375 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Median hourly rate £19.88 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.88% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (70.00%) LAN
2 11 (55.00%) Office 365
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (40.00%) SCCM
5 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 7 (35.00%) Google
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (35.00%) DevOps
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (30.00%) Puppet
7 6 (30.00%) Ansible
7 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (30.00%) Mule
7 6 (30.00%) CISSP
8 3 (15.00%) Firewall
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) Lotus
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
8 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (10.00%) Telecoms

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (30.00%) Mule
2 3 (15.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Office 365
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 7 (35.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) 3G
6 2 (10.00%) 4G
6 2 (10.00%) PSTN
6 2 (10.00%) WLAN
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.00%) IPsec
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (5.00%) Skype
7 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Rollout Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Rollout Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (30.00%) Ansible
3 6 (30.00%) Puppet
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Google
3 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.00%) Lotus
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) QNAP