The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing WAN 15 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.52% 4.02% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.59% 22.58% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
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£300 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £101 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
WAN
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 62 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.37% 17.82% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 19
Average daily rate £300 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.62% +32.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.88 £6.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.71 £21.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Sheffield +5 13 £275 -15.38% 3
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco
4 15 (53.57%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
7 10 (35.71%) BGP
7 10 (35.71%) CCNP
7 10 (35.71%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
7 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
8 7 (25.00%) Banking
8 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
10 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
10 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (17.86%) Logistics
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL
11 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.29%) NHS
11 4 (14.29%) CCNA
11 4 (14.29%) IBM
11 4 (14.29%) VPN
11 4 (14.29%) Wireless
11 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (14.29%) Windows 7

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.14%) Quickr
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 17 (60.71%) DNS
3 15 (53.57%) Firewall
4 10 (35.71%) BGP
4 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
5 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (17.86%) Internet
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) Wireless
7 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
7 3 (10.71%) SNMP
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) VoIP
8 2 (7.14%) HTTP
8 2 (7.14%) Intranet
8 2 (7.14%) MPLS
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (7.14%) NAS
8 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) HBase
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
General
1 7 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) IT Technician
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Deskside Support
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Support
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Technician
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Network Support
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) XML
1 2 (7.14%) XSLT
1 2 (7.14%) Rendezvous
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) NHS
2 3 (10.71%) FMCG
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) CESG
3 2 (7.14%) iSeries
3 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.86%) Logistics
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.57%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.57%) SIEM
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) NFS
3 2 (7.14%) Xen
3 2 (7.14%) Terminal Server
3 2 (7.14%) SRDF
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) F5
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) Lotus
5 2 (7.14%) Intel
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) DataSynapse
6 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (3.57%) Nokia
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