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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.90% 5.56% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 27.47% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 5
Median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.25 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -20.00%
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
56 91 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.67% 20.22% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 27
Median daily rate £388 £400 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +27.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 -15 3 - - 2
Mansfield - 1 - -
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 (75.00%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) SCCM
4 11 (45.83%) Office 365
5 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) VPN
7 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
7 7 (29.17%) Wireless
7 7 (29.17%) Google
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (29.17%) DevOps
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (25.00%) Puppet
8 6 (25.00%) Ansible
8 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
8 6 (25.00%) Mule
8 6 (25.00%) Firewall
8 6 (25.00%) CISSP
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
10 3 (12.50%) Lotus
10 3 (12.50%) Telecoms

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 6 (25.00%) Mule
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Office 365
2 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (33.33%) VPN
4 7 (29.17%) Wireless
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) 3G
6 2 (8.33%) 4G
6 2 (8.33%) PSTN
6 2 (8.33%) WLAN
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.17%) IPsec
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) NAS
7 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) SAN
7 1 (4.17%) Skype
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Rollout Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Information Systems Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Mac OS X
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) DevOps
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Facilities Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.17%) People Management
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCCM
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (25.00%) Ansible
3 6 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Google
3 6 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.50%) Lotus
5 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) QNAP