The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 15 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.13% 3.16% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 20.83% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
WAN
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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 Staines region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 21.88% 15.19% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Average daily rate £300 £360 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +188.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Staines

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Billing
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 4 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) SSH
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) boto
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) VMS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware