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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 37 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing WAN 10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.75% 0.37% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.61% 3.57% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.45% +5.26%
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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
51 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.01% 10.26% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 32
Average daily rate £340 £125 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+172.00% -64.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £125 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £407 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.53 £23.42
% change year-on-year
+33.95% -12.32%

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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) Cisco
4 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
5 12 (54.55%) CCNP
5 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (40.91%) F5
7 9 (40.91%) Blue Coat
7 9 (40.91%) VPN
7 9 (40.91%) CCNA
8 5 (22.73%) WAP
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) Network Management
8 5 (22.73%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (18.18%) Nokia
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
10 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
10 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (13.64%) TACACS
10 3 (13.64%) Windows
10 3 (13.64%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) Juniper
10 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.64%) CCSE
10 3 (13.64%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) CCSA
10 3 (13.64%) Network Security
11 2 (9.09%) Aastra
11 2 (9.09%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) LAN
2 16 (72.73%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (40.91%) VPN
5 5 (22.73%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) TACACS
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) MD110
7 2 (9.09%) PBX
8 1 (4.55%) WLAN
8 1 (4.55%) MGCP
8 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) WAP
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Network Management
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (9.09%) Service Management
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (54.55%) CCNP
2 9 (40.91%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) CCSA
3 3 (13.64%) CCSE
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
3 9 (40.91%) Blue Coat
3 9 (40.91%) F5
4 4 (18.18%) Nokia
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) Aastra
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Mitel
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
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