The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing WAN 14 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.76% 3.84% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.79% 34.55% 13.46%
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 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +31.42%
WAN
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.25% 11.11% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 18
Median daily rate £615 £347 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.98% -13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £55.20 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAN across the Nottinghamshire region.

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Nottinghamshire region.

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -9 13 £625 +50.60% 4
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) SCCM
4 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (50.00%) Wireless
4 10 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (50.00%) Ansible
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Intune
5 9 (45.00%) Office 365
5 9 (45.00%) DevOps
6 8 (40.00%) Google
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) CISSP
7 7 (35.00%) Mule
7 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
10 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
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 18 (90.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) NGN
5 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (5.00%) TACACS
5 1 (5.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (5.00%) WLAN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Server Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) SCCM
2 10 (50.00%) Ansible
2 10 (50.00%) Puppet
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco
1 8 (40.00%) Google
2 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia