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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 56 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.65% 1.92% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.60% 14.12% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £475 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.40 £175.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.05% +1011.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £135.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £175.00 £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
301 177 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.60% 13.63% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 103 169
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 30
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +6 6 £475 +26.66%
Guildford - 6 - - 1
Epsom - 4 £360 -
Redhill - 3 £320 -
Woking +9 2 £353 - 2
Leatherhead -5 2 £325 -21.68%
Chertsey - 2 - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Caterham - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Oxted - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 63 (85.14%) LAN
2 39 (52.70%) Cisco
3 34 (45.95%) Windows
4 31 (41.89%) VMware
5 30 (40.54%) Firewall
6 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
7 25 (33.78%) DNS
8 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (28.38%) MS Office
8 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (25.68%) VPN
9 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
11 16 (21.62%) VoIP
11 16 (21.62%) ITIL
11 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
11 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (20.27%) DHCP
13 14 (18.92%) Juniper
14 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
15 12 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (16.22%) SAN
15 12 (16.22%) MPLS
15 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
16 11 (14.86%) SQL
16 11 (14.86%) CCNP
16 11 (14.86%) CCNA
16 11 (14.86%) Citrix
16 11 (14.86%) Internet
16 11 (14.86%) Telecoms

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) Lync
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Office
2 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 63 (85.14%) LAN
2 30 (40.54%) Firewall
3 25 (33.78%) DNS
4 19 (25.68%) VPN
5 18 (24.32%) TCP/IP
6 16 (21.62%) VoIP
7 15 (20.27%) DHCP
8 12 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (16.22%) SAN
8 12 (16.22%) MPLS
9 11 (14.86%) Internet
10 8 (10.81%) SSL
11 7 (9.46%) IP Telephony
12 6 (8.11%) LDAP
12 6 (8.11%) SMTP
12 6 (8.11%) VLAN
13 5 (6.76%) Network Security
13 5 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (6.76%) TACACS
13 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (14.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Back Office
3 2 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Network Support
6 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Network Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.70%) IVR
2 2 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) CCTV
3 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.35%) Wiki
3 1 (1.35%) AS400
3 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.95%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.46%) UNIX
5 7 (9.46%) Linux
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Solaris
7 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.05%) CentOS
9 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.70%) SUSE
11 1 (1.35%) Android
11 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) ITIL
2 11 (14.86%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (9.46%) ITIL V2
4 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (5.41%) Project Management
5 4 (5.41%) ITSM
5 4 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.41%) Time Management
5 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.05%) Information Security
6 3 (4.05%) Migration
6 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.05%) Change Management
6 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.70%) Transition Management
7 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) Python
2 6 (8.11%) C
2 6 (8.11%) C++
2 6 (8.11%) Perl
2 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.86%) CCNP
2 11 (14.86%) CCNA
3 7 (9.46%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) CCIE
5 2 (2.70%) PMP
5 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.70%) CCDA
5 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.70%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.70%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.35%) MCDST
6 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) APMP
6 1 (1.35%) MCSE
6 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) GxP
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.46%) XenApp
4 6 (8.11%) Terminal Services
4 6 (8.11%) Sendmail
5 4 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.05%) Firmware
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.35%) vSphere
8 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (8.11%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (4.05%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
4 1 (1.35%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Cisco
2 31 (41.89%) VMware
3 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.92%) Juniper
5 11 (14.86%) Citrix
6 9 (12.16%) HP
7 8 (10.81%) Websense
7 8 (10.81%) Blue Coat
8 7 (9.46%) Avaya
9 6 (8.11%) McAfee
9 6 (8.11%) NetApp
9 6 (8.11%) SolarWinds
10 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
10 5 (6.76%) Apple
11 4 (5.41%) Riverbed
11 4 (5.41%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (4.05%) LANDesk
12 3 (4.05%) Kaseya
12 3 (4.05%) Symantec
13 2 (2.70%) Dell
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £13 - £21.8 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Telecom-Pro Services
Rate: From £12 to £18 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago