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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -14
Contract jobs citing WAN 55 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.86% 1.74% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.78% 11.06% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £236 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +29.23%
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
278 217 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.50% 15.69% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 98 102
Average daily rate £325 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £138 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 19
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.57 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Epsom - 13 £370 -
Camberley - 10 £416 - 1
Dorking - 4 £138 -
Woking +4 3 £170 -64.21% 1
Leatherhead -1 2 £338 - 2
Reigate - 2 - - 3
Weybridge - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £525 -
Cobham - - - -
Caterham - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Redhill - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 86 (80.37%) LAN
2 70 (65.42%) Cisco
3 51 (47.66%) Firewall
4 41 (38.32%) VPN
5 40 (37.38%) Windows
6 39 (36.45%) Juniper
7 38 (35.51%) DNS
8 37 (34.58%) SSL
8 37 (34.58%) VMware
9 36 (33.64%) Active Directory
9 36 (33.64%) Blue Coat
10 35 (32.71%) TCP/IP
11 31 (28.97%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (25.23%) Cisco ASA
13 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (23.36%) Network Security
15 24 (22.43%) CheckPoint
16 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
16 23 (21.50%) VoIP
17 21 (19.63%) IPsec
18 20 (18.69%) ITIL
19 18 (16.82%) DHCP
19 18 (16.82%) McAfee
20 17 (15.89%) CCNA
20 17 (15.89%) Kalman Filter
21 16 (14.95%) Time Management
21 16 (14.95%) NetApp
21 16 (14.95%) UNIX
22 15 (14.02%) MS Office
22 15 (14.02%) Solaris

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (11.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.67%) Lync
3 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Office
2 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (80.37%) LAN
2 51 (47.66%) Firewall
3 41 (38.32%) VPN
4 38 (35.51%) DNS
5 37 (34.58%) SSL
6 35 (32.71%) TCP/IP
7 27 (25.23%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (23.36%) Network Security
9 23 (21.50%) VoIP
10 21 (19.63%) IPsec
11 18 (16.82%) DHCP
12 14 (13.08%) LDAP
12 14 (13.08%) SMTP
13 13 (12.15%) Internet
14 7 (6.54%) SAN
14 7 (6.54%) Wireless
14 7 (6.54%) IP Telephony
14 7 (6.54%) MPLS
14 7 (6.54%) BGP
15 5 (4.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (11.21%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Japanese Language
5 2 (1.87%) Automotive
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (32.71%) Analyst
2 22 (20.56%) Network Engineer
3 18 (16.82%) Network Analyst
3 18 (16.82%) Security Analyst
4 14 (13.08%) Network Security Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.41%) Service Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (7.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (6.54%) Architect
8 7 (6.54%) Network Support
8 7 (6.54%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Systems Integrator
9 6 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.67%) Security Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
1 2 (1.87%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) SecurID
3 3 (2.80%) IVR
3 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.93%) CCTV
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) Windows
2 16 (14.95%) UNIX
3 15 (14.02%) Solaris
4 14 (13.08%) Linux
4 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.15%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.61%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (4.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.80%) CentOS
8 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.93%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) ITIL
2 17 (15.89%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (14.95%) Time Management
4 6 (5.61%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2
5 5 (4.67%) Project Management
5 5 (4.67%) ITSM
6 4 (3.74%) Information Security
6 4 (3.74%) CRM
6 4 (3.74%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.80%) ITIL V2
7 3 (2.80%) Service Management
7 3 (2.80%) B2B
7 3 (2.80%) Network Design
7 3 (2.80%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.80%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.87%) Migration
8 2 (1.87%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.08%) C
1 14 (13.08%) C++
1 14 (13.08%) Perl
1 14 (13.08%) Python
1 14 (13.08%) Shell Script
2 9 (8.41%) SQL
3 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (15.89%) CCNA
3 15 (14.02%) CCNP
4 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
4 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.54%) CCIE
6 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.74%) Degree
8 3 (2.80%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.80%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (2.80%) CCSP
8 3 (2.80%) MCSE
8 3 (2.80%) MCSA
9 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.87%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.87%) PMP
9 2 (1.87%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.93%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) GxP
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 36 (33.64%) Active Directory
2 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.08%) Sendmail
4 6 (5.61%) XenApp
5 4 (3.74%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.80%) Firmware
7 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.87%) vSphere
7 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) MIMEsweeper
1 14 (13.08%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (3.74%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.87%) SCOM
4 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.93%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 70 (65.42%) Cisco
2 39 (36.45%) Juniper
3 37 (34.58%) VMware
4 36 (33.64%) Blue Coat
5 24 (22.43%) CheckPoint
6 23 (21.50%) Microsoft
7 18 (16.82%) McAfee
8 16 (14.95%) NetApp
9 15 (14.02%) Websense
10 11 (10.28%) Citrix
11 9 (8.41%) SolarWinds
12 6 (5.61%) F5
12 6 (5.61%) HP
13 5 (4.67%) Avaya
14 4 (3.74%) Riverbed
15 3 (2.80%) Mitel
15 3 (2.80%) Apple
15 3 (2.80%) LANDesk
16 2 (1.87%) Dell
16 2 (1.87%) Intel
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