The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Surrey
Rank 58 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing WAN 25 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.49% 2.98% 3.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.09% 10.51% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 24
Median daily rate £210 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £295 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £595 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £43.00 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.93% +146.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £43.00 £14.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £44.60 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-18.52% -9.09%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
191 352 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.99% 28.36% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 203 141
Median daily rate £380 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £246 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 36 12
Median hourly rate £19.50 £43.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.65% +115.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.20 £14.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £46.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 9 £210 - 1
Woking -2 6 £400 +300.00% 1
Chertsey - 2 - - 2
Dorking - 2 - -
Camberley - 1 £500 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WAN.

1 43 (91.49%) LAN
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
3 19 (40.43%) Cisco
4 18 (38.30%) Linux
5 17 (36.17%) Windows
6 14 (29.79%) Data Centre
7 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
7 12 (25.53%) High Availability
8 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
8 11 (23.40%) ITIL
8 11 (23.40%) Unix
8 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
9 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (21.28%) Open Source
10 9 (19.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
10 9 (19.15%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (19.15%) HBase
10 9 (19.15%) Big Data
10 9 (19.15%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (19.15%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (19.15%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) Grid Computing
10 9 (19.15%) Teradata
10 9 (19.15%) Benchmarking
10 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) Apache
1 8 (17.02%) Apache Pig
1 8 (17.02%) Apache Solr
1 8 (17.02%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (10.64%) Office 365
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (91.49%) LAN
2 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.02%) Kerberos
4 7 (14.89%) DHCP
4 7 (14.89%) DNS
4 7 (14.89%) Firewall
5 5 (10.64%) MPLS
5 5 (10.64%) SAN
5 5 (10.64%) VoIP
6 4 (8.51%) VLAN
6 4 (8.51%) VPN
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.38%) Internet
7 3 (6.38%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.38%) X.25
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security
8 2 (4.26%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (19.15%) Big Data
1 9 (19.15%) HBase
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
1 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle Exadata
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) Apache Hive
2 8 (17.02%) Apache Zeppelin
2 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
2 8 (17.02%) Sqoop
General
1 5 (10.64%) Back Office
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Administrator
2 9 (19.15%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Data Administrator
4 7 (14.89%) Desktop Support
5 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (8.51%) Exchange Support
7 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.38%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Apache Tez
1 8 (17.02%) Kafka
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (19.15%) Grid Computing
3 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Handset
5 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) Unix
3 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.38%) CentOS
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) Windows NT
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) AIX
7 1 (2.13%) Android
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) VMS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) High Availability
2 11 (23.40%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
3 10 (21.28%) Open Source
4 9 (19.15%) Benchmarking
4 9 (19.15%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (17.02%) Analytics
5 8 (17.02%) MapReduce
6 7 (14.89%) Migration
7 5 (10.64%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.26%) BCP
9 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.26%) eTOM
9 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.26%) ITSM
9 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) C
2 9 (19.15%) C++
2 9 (19.15%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.64%) CCNA
3 4 (8.51%) CCNP
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) CCIE
6 1 (2.13%) GCIH
6 1 (2.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.13%) MBA
6 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (17.02%) Apache Flume
3 8 (17.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (17.02%) HDFS
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Ambari
1 8 (17.02%) Hadoop YARN
1 8 (17.02%) Oozie
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
3 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.13%) Ansible
4 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Nessus
4 1 (2.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.13%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 9 (19.15%) Teradata
3 9 (19.15%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) Hortonworks
5 4 (8.51%) F5
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.38%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) Apple
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.13%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.13%) BT
8 1 (2.13%) Civica
8 1 (2.13%) Meraki
8 1 (2.13%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Vyatta