The first table below looks at the demand for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 66 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing WAN 31 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.08% 1.87% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.19% 11.11% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 18
Average daily rate £270 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 216 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.74% 16.84% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 119
Average daily rate £360 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £154 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £466 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
WAN
South East

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 7 £138 - 1
Staines +3 5 - -
Woking -15 3 £475 +171.42%
Reigate - 2 £120 -
Redhill 0 1 £120 -63.07%
Leatherhead - 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 - -
Godalming - 1 - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - - 2
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 44 (72.13%) LAN
2 26 (42.62%) ITIL
2 26 (42.62%) Windows
3 22 (36.07%) Cisco
4 20 (32.79%) Internet
5 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
6 18 (29.51%) TCP/IP
6 18 (29.51%) VPN
7 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
8 16 (26.23%) Citrix
8 16 (26.23%) Change Management
9 13 (21.31%) Firewall
9 13 (21.31%) Project Management
9 13 (21.31%) MS Office
10 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
10 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
11 10 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (14.75%) Service Management
12 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
13 8 (13.11%) VMware
13 8 (13.11%) Juniper
13 8 (13.11%) SLA
13 8 (13.11%) SMTP
13 8 (13.11%) FTP
13 8 (13.11%) HTTP
13 8 (13.11%) Maximo
13 8 (13.11%) SSH
13 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
14 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (11.48%) DNS

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Lync
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Office
2 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) MS Project
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (72.13%) LAN
2 20 (32.79%) Internet
3 18 (29.51%) TCP/IP
3 18 (29.51%) VPN
4 13 (21.31%) Firewall
5 8 (13.11%) SMTP
5 8 (13.11%) FTP
5 8 (13.11%) HTTP
5 8 (13.11%) SSH
6 7 (11.48%) DNS
6 7 (11.48%) VoIP
7 6 (9.84%) OSPF
7 6 (9.84%) SAN
7 6 (9.84%) DHCP
8 5 (8.20%) BGP
9 4 (6.56%) Wireless
9 4 (6.56%) SSL
9 4 (6.56%) BIG-IP
10 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (4.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Analyst
2 13 (21.31%) Service Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Network Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Network Operations Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Network Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Support Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Network Support
9 3 (4.92%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) IT Security Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) ODBC
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.64%) PKI
3 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.64%) CESG
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.20%) UNIX
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) AIX
6 2 (3.28%) Solaris
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Change Management
3 13 (21.31%) Project Management
4 9 (14.75%) Service Management
5 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
6 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.84%) Fault Management
7 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.20%) Workflow
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL V2
8 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.28%) Migration
9 2 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Quality Management
9 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) Use Case
9 2 (3.28%) Time Management
9 2 (3.28%) QMS
9 2 (3.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.48%) CCNP
3 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) CCIE
3 5 (8.20%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.56%) CCNA
4 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.64%) CEH
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.64%) CCSA
6 1 (1.64%) CCSE
6 1 (1.64%) GSEC
6 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.20%) XenApp
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.28%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.64%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Cisco
2 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.23%) Citrix
4 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 8 (13.11%) Juniper
5 7 (11.48%) HP
6 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.20%) Avaya
7 4 (6.56%) McAfee
7 4 (6.56%) NetApp
7 4 (6.56%) F5
8 3 (4.92%) IBM
8 3 (4.92%) SAP
8 3 (4.92%) Symantec
9 2 (3.28%) BT
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle
9 2 (3.28%) Novell
9 2 (3.28%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
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