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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 55 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing WAN 33 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.83% 1.97% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.92% 14.51% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 12
Median daily rate £420 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £145 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -22.50%
WAN
South East

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
237 193 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.29% 13.57% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 113 148
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 13
Median hourly rate £41.00 £18.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.77% -62.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Staines +5 8 £550 +12.82% 1
Epsom +8 2 £200 - 1
Redhill - 2 £613 - 1
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Reigate +6 1 £563 +73.07%
Guildford 0 1 £363 - 2
Woking -5 1 - - 1
Banstead - 1 £175 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £363 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WAN.

1 71 (91.03%) LAN
2 43 (55.13%) Windows
3 39 (50.00%) Cisco
4 36 (46.15%) Firewall
5 32 (41.03%) Active Directory
6 26 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
8 24 (30.77%) ITIL
9 18 (23.08%) MS Office
9 18 (23.08%) VPN
9 18 (23.08%) Citrix
9 18 (23.08%) Windows 7
10 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
10 17 (21.79%) DNS
10 17 (21.79%) Linux
10 17 (21.79%) VMware
10 17 (21.79%) Network Security
11 16 (20.51%) SSL
12 15 (19.23%) DHCP
12 15 (19.23%) CheckPoint
12 15 (19.23%) Finance
13 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (17.95%) Internet
13 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
14 13 (16.67%) Service Management
14 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (16.67%) Juniper
14 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 13 (16.67%) Oracle
14 13 (16.67%) SQL Server

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 13 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) Apache
3 7 (8.97%) Apache Pig
3 7 (8.97%) Apache Solr
3 7 (8.97%) Apache Spark
3 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.85%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.56%) CMS
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (23.08%) MS Office
2 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.56%) InDesign
3 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.54%) Office 365
4 7 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.41%) IaaS
5 5 (6.41%) PaaS
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 71 (91.03%) LAN
2 36 (46.15%) Firewall
3 26 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 18 (23.08%) VPN
5 17 (21.79%) DNS
5 17 (21.79%) Network Security
6 16 (20.51%) SSL
7 15 (19.23%) DHCP
8 14 (17.95%) Internet
9 12 (15.38%) IPsec
10 11 (14.10%) MPLS
11 9 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (11.54%) Ethernet
11 9 (11.54%) Wireless
12 8 (10.26%) SAN
13 7 (8.97%) Kerberos
14 5 (6.41%) VLAN
14 5 (6.41%) VoIP
15 4 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (8.97%) Apache Hive
3 7 (8.97%) Apache Zeppelin
3 7 (8.97%) Big Data
3 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.97%) HBase
3 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.97%) Sqoop
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Ant
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.56%) JIRA
1 2 (2.56%) Maven
1 2 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Billing
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Analyst
2 12 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Network Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Network Security Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Security Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Administrator
6 7 (8.97%) Desktop Support
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.69%) Data Administrator
7 6 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) Apache Tez
1 7 (8.97%) Kafka
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (3.85%) Middleware
3 2 (2.56%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.56%) boto
4 1 (1.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.54%) RSA SecurID
3 7 (8.97%) Grid Computing
4 4 (5.13%) Clustering
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.56%) Blog
6 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (2.56%) Social Media
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) AS400
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 18 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 17 (21.79%) Linux
4 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
5 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (15.38%) Unix
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (8.97%) Windows XP
9 5 (6.41%) Windows NT
10 4 (5.13%) Solaris
10 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
12 2 (2.56%) Android
12 2 (2.56%) VMS
12 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Service Management
3 12 (15.38%) High Availability
4 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
4 11 (14.10%) ITSM
5 10 (12.82%) Open Source
6 9 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 8 (10.26%) Migration
7 8 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.97%) Analytics
8 7 (8.97%) Benchmarking
8 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.97%) Load Balancing
8 7 (8.97%) MapReduce
9 6 (7.69%) Change Control
10 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.41%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (6.41%) Software Licensing
11 4 (5.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) C
1 9 (11.54%) C++
1 9 (11.54%) SQL
2 7 (8.97%) Java
3 4 (5.13%) Python
4 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.56%) Perl
5 2 (2.56%) PHP
5 2 (2.56%) Ruby
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.26%) MCDST
2 8 (10.26%) MCSE
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) MCP
4 6 (7.69%) CCNA
5 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.13%) CCNP
7 3 (3.85%) Degree
8 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.28%) CCSA
9 1 (1.28%) CCSE
9 1 (1.28%) CCSP
9 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.38%) XenApp
4 7 (8.97%) Apache Flume
4 7 (8.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (8.97%) HDFS
4 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.85%) vSphere
5 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.56%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.56%) vCloud
7 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) SCCM
2 7 (8.97%) Ambari
2 7 (8.97%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (8.97%) Oozie
3 4 (5.13%) Puppet
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.56%) Ansible
5 2 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.56%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (2.56%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.56%) SCOM
5 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.28%) Cacti
6 1 (1.28%) Nessus
6 1 (1.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.28%) vMotion
6 1 (1.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 39 (50.00%) Cisco
2 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.08%) Citrix
4 17 (21.79%) VMware
5 15 (19.23%) CheckPoint
6 13 (16.67%) Juniper
6 13 (16.67%) Oracle
7 10 (12.82%) Palo Alto
8 9 (11.54%) Blue Coat
9 7 (8.97%) Hortonworks
9 7 (8.97%) HP
9 7 (8.97%) Teradata
10 5 (6.41%) ServiceNow
11 4 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (3.85%) IBM
12 3 (3.85%) NetApp
12 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.56%) Adobe
13 2 (2.56%) Apple
13 2 (2.56%) Sun