The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.46% 0.63% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 5.45% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £18.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.29% -4.23%
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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
61 55 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.84% 11.46% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 21
Average daily rate £425 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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