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 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 44 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.38% 0.61% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 3.92% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +27.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
- +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -11.62%
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
57 51 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.10% 15.64% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 43
Average daily rate £400 £425 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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

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 31 August 2015, 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 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (32.00%) CCNP
6 8 (32.00%) F5
7 7 (28.00%) VLAN
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
9 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
9 5 (20.00%) Juniper
9 5 (20.00%) Citrix
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.00%) CCNA
10 4 (16.00%) Nokia
10 4 (16.00%) TACACS
10 4 (16.00%) Project Management
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.00%) CCSE
10 4 (16.00%) CCSA
10 4 (16.00%) VMware
10 4 (16.00%) Network Security

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (12.00%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (12.00%) Lync
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) DNS
4 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (28.00%) VLAN
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.00%) TACACS
6 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 3 (12.00%) Internet
6 3 (12.00%) PBX
6 3 (12.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (12.00%) FCoE
7 2 (8.00%) NAS
7 2 (8.00%) LDAP
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) MPLS
8 1 (4.00%) OSPF
8 1 (4.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) WAP
2 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) AIX
2 3 (12.00%) HPUX
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) SUSE
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Matrix Management
4 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Network Management
6 1 (4.00%) PDM
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (12.00%) Korn
1 3 (12.00%) C-shell
1 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (32.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCSA
2 4 (16.00%) CCSE
3 3 (12.00%) MCITP
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (12.00%) KVM
3 3 (12.00%) Samba
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) Nokia
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) PlateSpin
6 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) Opsware
7 2 (8.00%) Cognos
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