The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 22 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.80% 4.93% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 20.00% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £246 £208 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -53.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
WAN
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 70 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 32.28% 24.65% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 22
Median daily rate £350 £225 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Slough

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) F5
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) PMP
5 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) CCDA
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) SNMP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) HIPAA
7 2 (20.00%) HSRP
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (20.00%) HSRP
6 2 (20.00%) TACACS
7 1 (10.00%) Broadband
7 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) WAN Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (40.00%) PMP
3 3 (30.00%) CCDA
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £274 - £275 per day + competitive
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