The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 31 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing WAN 19 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.13% 1.35% 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.15% 10.42% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+32.50% +25.00%
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
61 48 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.26% 12.94% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 37
Average daily rate £320 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.90 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.69 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +5 16 £400 -20.00% 4
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 24 (72.73%) LAN
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 19 (57.58%) Cisco
4 16 (48.48%) CCNP
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 13 (39.39%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (39.39%) CCNA
7 12 (36.36%) F5
8 11 (33.33%) VPN
8 11 (33.33%) ITIL
9 10 (30.30%) Windows
10 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
10 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
11 8 (24.24%) VLAN
11 8 (24.24%) DNS
12 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
12 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
13 6 (18.18%) Juniper
13 6 (18.18%) MS Office
14 5 (15.15%) PBX
14 5 (15.15%) SAN
14 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
14 5 (15.15%) WAP
14 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
14 5 (15.15%) Network Design
14 5 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (15.15%) Network Management
15 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (9.09%) iPlanet
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (6.06%) MQSeries
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) LAN
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 13 (39.39%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (33.33%) VPN
5 8 (24.24%) VLAN
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
6 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
7 5 (15.15%) PBX
7 5 (15.15%) SAN
7 5 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (9.09%) VoIP
8 3 (9.09%) TACACS
8 3 (9.09%) Network Security
8 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
8 3 (9.09%) FCoE
9 2 (6.06%) NAS
9 2 (6.06%) MD110
9 2 (6.06%) Wireless
9 2 (6.06%) BGP
9 2 (6.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Network Support
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) IT Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) ICT Technician
7 1 (3.03%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) WAP
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) JSP
4 1 (3.03%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Statistics
3 2 (6.06%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.03%) AS400
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) AIX
2 3 (9.09%) HPUX
2 3 (9.09%) Solaris
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) SUSE
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) i5/OS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
3 5 (15.15%) Network Design
3 5 (15.15%) Network Management
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 3 (9.09%) High Availability
4 3 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) PDM
6 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Line Management
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 3 (9.09%) Perl
1 3 (9.09%) Korn
1 3 (9.09%) C-shell
1 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) RPG
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) CCNP
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCNA
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) MCSE
4 3 (9.09%) CCSA
4 3 (9.09%) CCSE
4 3 (9.09%) MCITP
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) Samba
3 3 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (9.09%) KVM
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.03%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) OpenView
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 12 (36.36%) F5
4 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 6 (18.18%) Juniper
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 4 (12.12%) Nokia
7 4 (12.12%) Citrix
8 3 (9.09%) Veritas
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.09%) Sun
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle
8 3 (9.09%) PlateSpin
9 2 (6.06%) Opsware
9 2 (6.06%) Aastra
9 2 (6.06%) Cognos
9 2 (6.06%) HP
9 2 (6.06%) McAfee
10 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
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