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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 11 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.33% 2.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.67% 16.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Median daily rate £375 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.50%
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
75 67 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 15.89% 16.46% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 21
Median daily rate £393 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +16.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 September 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 September 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 24 (77.42%) LAN
2 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Office 365
3 18 (58.06%) VPN
3 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
4 17 (54.84%) Linux
4 17 (54.84%) Mac OS X
4 17 (54.84%) SCCM
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (54.84%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (51.61%) Puppet
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 16 (51.61%) Ansible
5 16 (51.61%) DevOps
5 16 (51.61%) Wireless
6 15 (48.39%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (48.39%) Google
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco
7 13 (41.94%) CISSP
7 13 (41.94%) Mule
7 13 (41.94%) Palo Alto
8 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (16.13%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
10 4 (12.90%) IaaS
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
10 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared

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 13 (41.94%) Mule
2 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Office 365
2 17 (54.84%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) LAN
2 18 (58.06%) VPN
3 16 (51.61%) Wireless
4 15 (48.39%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 2 (6.45%) 3G
6 2 (6.45%) 4G
6 2 (6.45%) PSTN
6 2 (6.45%) WLAN
7 1 (3.23%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) SAN
7 1 (3.23%) Skype
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Architect
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Rollout Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Rollout Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 17 (54.84%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) DevOps
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
3 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Facilities Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) People Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Release Management
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Firmware
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) SCCM
2 16 (51.61%) Ansible
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (51.61%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco
1 15 (48.39%) Google
2 13 (41.94%) Palo Alto
3 3 (9.68%) Lotus
4 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) QNAP