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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 28 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing WAN 18 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.19% 1.94% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.91% 13.33% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£415 £500 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% +112.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
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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
44 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.23% 14.56% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 28
Average daily rate £347 £400 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +31.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £189 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.31 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.65% -51.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 19 (65.52%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) Cisco
4 12 (41.38%) CCNP
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (37.93%) ITIL
6 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (34.48%) F5
7 9 (31.03%) CCNA
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
8 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
9 7 (24.14%) Blue Coat
9 7 (24.14%) VLAN
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
9 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
10 6 (20.69%) VPN
10 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
11 4 (13.79%) Citrix
11 4 (13.79%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
11 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (13.79%) Juniper
11 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.79%) MS Office
11 4 (13.79%) PBX

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Lync
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) iPlanet
2 3 (10.34%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.90%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 7 (24.14%) VLAN
5 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (13.79%) PBX
8 3 (10.34%) FCoE
8 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) Internet
8 3 (10.34%) TACACS
8 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 3 (10.34%) Network Security
8 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
9 2 (6.90%) Wireless
9 2 (6.90%) NAS
9 2 (6.90%) MPLS
9 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Support
4 3 (10.34%) Transformation Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) ICT Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WAP
2 3 (10.34%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
2 3 (10.34%) HPUX
2 3 (10.34%) Solaris
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) SUSE
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Matrix Management
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Requirements Management
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Line Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C-shell
1 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
1 3 (10.34%) Korn
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNA
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) CCSE
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) CCSA
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.45%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (10.34%) KVM
3 3 (10.34%) Samba
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
2 10 (34.48%) F5
3 7 (24.14%) Blue Coat
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) Juniper
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Sun
5 3 (10.34%) Nokia
5 3 (10.34%) Veritas
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) PlateSpin
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Cognos
6 2 (6.90%) Opsware
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
7 1 (3.45%) Aastra
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