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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.22% 1.74% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 12.50% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate
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£415 £338 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% +27.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
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 48 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.43% 13.95% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 55
Average daily rate £325 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £203 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% +10.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 6 £415 +22.96% 6
WAN
East Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (33.33%) CCNP
5 8 (29.63%) VLAN
5 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
6 7 (25.93%) CCNA
6 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 6 (22.22%) F5
8 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (18.52%) MS Office
8 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 4 (14.81%) Project Management
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (14.81%) Juniper
9 4 (14.81%) SAN
9 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
9 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.81%) Network Design
9 4 (14.81%) VMware
10 3 (11.11%) Clustering
10 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) iPlanet
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (11.11%) Lync
3 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
4 8 (29.63%) VLAN
5 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.81%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) Internet
8 3 (11.11%) PBX
8 3 (11.11%) VoIP
8 3 (11.11%) FCoE
8 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
9 2 (7.41%) NAS
9 2 (7.41%) TACACS
9 2 (7.41%) Network Security
9 2 (7.41%) VPN
9 2 (7.41%) LDAP
9 2 (7.41%) DHCP
9 2 (7.41%) MPLS
9 2 (7.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) JSP
3 1 (3.70%) WAP
3 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) AIX
2 3 (11.11%) HPUX
2 3 (11.11%) Solaris
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) SUSE
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.70%) PDM
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 3 (11.11%) Korn
1 3 (11.11%) C-shell
1 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CCNP
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) MCITP
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) CCSA
5 2 (7.41%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) MCSA
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (11.11%) KVM
3 3 (11.11%) Samba
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 6 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Sun
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) PlateSpin
4 3 (11.11%) Veritas
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) McAfee
5 2 (7.41%) Opsware
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Cognos
5 2 (7.41%) Nokia
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