The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 58 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing WAN 40 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.64% 1.13% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.42% 6.73% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 11
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£325 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £18.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.35% -4.23%
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
298 223 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.70% 16.83% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 157 121
Average daily rate £350 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £418 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.20 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 October 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
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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
Camberley - 5 £475 -
Guildford - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 £320 - 3
Staines -1 1 £425 -5.55% 2
Woking - 1 £405 -
Reigate - - - - 4
Leatherhead - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 49 (90.74%) LAN
2 29 (53.70%) Windows
3 27 (50.00%) Cisco
4 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
5 22 (40.74%) VMware
6 21 (38.89%) DNS
7 19 (35.19%) MS Office
7 19 (35.19%) Firewall
8 16 (29.63%) DHCP
9 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
12 12 (22.22%) VPN
12 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
13 11 (20.37%) VoIP
13 11 (20.37%) ITIL
14 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
14 10 (18.52%) SQL
14 10 (18.52%) Citrix
14 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (18.52%) Juniper
15 9 (16.67%) Avaya
15 9 (16.67%) SLA
15 9 (16.67%) MPLS
16 8 (14.81%) SAN
16 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
16 8 (14.81%) ITIL V2

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS Office
2 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (90.74%) LAN
2 21 (38.89%) DNS
3 19 (35.19%) Firewall
4 16 (29.63%) DHCP
5 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
6 12 (22.22%) VPN
7 11 (20.37%) VoIP
8 9 (16.67%) MPLS
9 8 (14.81%) SAN
10 7 (12.96%) Internet
10 7 (12.96%) Wireless
11 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (7.41%) LDAP
12 4 (7.41%) SSL
12 4 (7.41%) SMTP
13 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
13 3 (5.56%) IP Telephony
13 3 (5.56%) NAS
14 2 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.26%) Service Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.70%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Network Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Network Support
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) HTML
1 2 (3.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Wiki
3 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) IVR
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.85%) CCTV
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) AS400
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.41%) UNIX
6 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.41%) Solaris
6 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.70%) Linux
8 2 (3.70%) SUSE
9 1 (1.85%) Android
9 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL V2
3 6 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) ITSM
6 3 (5.56%) Migration
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.85%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C
2 4 (7.41%) C++
2 4 (7.41%) Python
2 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.41%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.11%) CCNP
2 6 (11.11%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) JNCIA
4 2 (3.70%) JNCIS
4 2 (3.70%) JNCIP
4 2 (3.70%) CCDA
4 2 (3.70%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (3.70%) PMP
4 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) MCDST
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) Terminal Services
3 7 (12.96%) XenApp
4 4 (7.41%) Sendmail
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.85%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) MIMEsweeper
2 4 (7.41%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.85%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.74%) VMware
4 10 (18.52%) Citrix
4 10 (18.52%) Juniper
5 9 (16.67%) Avaya
6 7 (12.96%) HP
7 6 (11.11%) Websense
8 5 (9.26%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (9.26%) McAfee
9 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.41%) NetApp
10 3 (5.56%) Apple
10 3 (5.56%) BT
10 3 (5.56%) Symantec
10 3 (5.56%) Dell
10 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.56%) Kaseya
11 2 (3.70%) Altiris
11 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
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