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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 32 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing WAN 13 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.87% 4.50% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.23% 38.00% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
Median daily rate £625 £415 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.60% -17.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
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
43 50 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.49% 11.85% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 13
Median daily rate £620 £347 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.42% -24.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £266 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £10.50 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £50.00 £13.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 May 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 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (50.00%) Ansible
3 9 (45.00%) Office 365
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Intune
3 9 (45.00%) SCCM
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Google
5 7 (35.00%) Mule
5 7 (35.00%) CISSP
5 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
6 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (15.00%) IaaS

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 7 (35.00%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (45.00%) Office 365
3 3 (15.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) NGN
6 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (5.00%) TACACS
6 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
1 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) System Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Ansible
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
1 8 (40.00%) Google
2 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia