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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 46 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.97% 1.84% 4.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 20.41% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Median daily rate £400 £399 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +11.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%

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
40 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.73% 9.02% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 24
Median daily rate £400 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 4 £400 +0.31% 2
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) CCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) CCSE
4 2 (25.00%) Computacenter

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 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) NGN
4 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Personalization
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) vCloud
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Nokia
2 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft