The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 16 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing WAN 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.46% 1.25% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 14.29% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£299 £358 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.85% 8.75% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 3
Average daily rate £250 £215 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -25.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
4 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 7 (41.18%) Firewall
5 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Network Management
8 4 (23.53%) Lync
8 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) ARCserve
8 4 (23.53%) Avaya
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) CA
8 4 (23.53%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) MS Office
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005

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Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 9 (52.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Lync
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (17.65%) JOnAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Project Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PC Support
4 1 (5.88%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.76%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) UAG
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) ARCserve
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Avaya
3 4 (23.53%) CA
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Cognos
5 2 (11.76%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (5.88%) Polycom
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