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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 50 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing WAN 46 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.62% 2.40% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.01% 11.15% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 9
Median daily rate £384 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £181 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £449 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.13 £74.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -81.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +24.28%
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
242 278 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.07% 21.50% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 151 100
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 20
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.31 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.90 £40.15 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Woking +4 8 £390 +147.61%
Staines -6 5 £613 - 1
Leatherhead - 4 £319 -
Epsom -1 2 - - 1
Weybridge -10 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £380 - 1
Tadworth - 2 - -
Guildford +9 1 £400 -5.88% 2
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 90 (94.74%) LAN
2 53 (55.79%) Firewall
3 52 (54.74%) Cisco
4 48 (50.53%) Windows
5 39 (41.05%) ITIL
6 38 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 38 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 33 (34.74%) Juniper
8 30 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 30 (31.58%) DNS
8 30 (31.58%) DHCP
9 29 (30.53%) VPN
10 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
11 27 (28.42%) Finance
12 25 (26.32%) SSL
12 25 (26.32%) Blue Coat
12 25 (26.32%) Palo Alto
13 22 (23.16%) Network Security
13 22 (23.16%) Windows 7
13 22 (23.16%) MS Office
14 21 (22.11%) IPsec
14 21 (22.11%) Internet
14 21 (22.11%) Data Centre
15 19 (20.00%) Citrix
15 19 (20.00%) MPLS
16 18 (18.95%) Wireless
16 18 (18.95%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
17 17 (17.89%) Service Management
17 17 (17.89%) RSA SecurID

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 15 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
4 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Office
2 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.68%) Office 365
2 7 (7.37%) IaaS
2 7 (7.37%) PaaS
3 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 90 (94.74%) LAN
2 53 (55.79%) Firewall
3 38 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 30 (31.58%) DHCP
4 30 (31.58%) DNS
5 29 (30.53%) VPN
6 25 (26.32%) SSL
7 22 (23.16%) Network Security
8 21 (22.11%) Internet
8 21 (22.11%) IPsec
9 19 (20.00%) MPLS
10 18 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (18.95%) Wireless
11 12 (12.63%) Ethernet
12 10 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (9.47%) BGP
13 9 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (9.47%) OSPF
14 8 (8.42%) Unified Communications
15 7 (7.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) FileMaker
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.05%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Ant
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.05%) JIRA
1 1 (1.05%) Maven
1 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 27 (28.42%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Billing
4 1 (1.05%) German Language
4 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.05%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (43.16%) Analyst
2 22 (23.16%) Network Engineer
3 21 (22.11%) Network Analyst
4 17 (17.89%) Network Security Analyst
4 17 (17.89%) Security Analyst
5 16 (16.84%) Support Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) Desktop Support
7 10 (10.53%) Architect
7 10 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Service Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Cisco Security Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) IT Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
11 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (6.32%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) ODBC
2 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.05%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.11%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.89%) RSA SecurID
3 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (5.26%) Replication
6 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.16%) PKI
8 2 (2.11%) BYOD
8 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.11%) iPad
8 2 (2.11%) iPhone
9 1 (1.05%) AS400
9 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (50.53%) Windows
2 22 (23.16%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.84%) Linux
4 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 9 (9.47%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.26%) Solaris
7 5 (5.26%) VMS
7 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.21%) Windows NT
9 3 (3.16%) Unix
10 2 (2.11%) Android
10 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) ITIL
2 17 (17.89%) Service Management
3 16 (16.84%) ITSM
4 14 (14.74%) Load Balancing
5 12 (12.63%) Change Control
6 9 (9.47%) Business Continuity
6 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.42%) Information Management
7 8 (8.42%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.32%) Change Management
9 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.32%) Project Management
9 6 (6.32%) Software Deployment
9 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.32%) Use Case
10 5 (5.26%) Computer Security
10 5 (5.26%) Operations Management
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.05%) Python
3 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.58%) MCDST
3 11 (11.58%) MCP
3 11 (11.58%) MCSE
4 7 (7.37%) Degree
5 6 (6.32%) CCNA
5 6 (6.32%) CCNP
6 4 (4.21%) CCSP
6 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.11%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.05%) CCSA
9 1 (1.05%) CCSE
9 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.74%) XenApp
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) SCCM
2 7 (7.37%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (6.32%) Puppet
4 5 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.26%) SCOM
4 5 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.05%) Ansible
5 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.05%) vMotion
5 1 (1.05%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (54.74%) Cisco
2 33 (34.74%) Juniper
3 30 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
5 25 (26.32%) Blue Coat
5 25 (26.32%) Palo Alto
6 19 (20.00%) Citrix
7 15 (15.79%) F5
8 12 (12.63%) SolarWinds
9 8 (8.42%) Barracuda Networks
9 8 (8.42%) VMware
10 7 (7.37%) HP
11 5 (5.26%) Infoblox
11 5 (5.26%) Sun
12 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
13 3 (3.16%) Forcepoint
13 3 (3.16%) Oracle
14 2 (2.11%) Adobe
14 2 (2.11%) Intel Security
14 2 (2.11%) Remedy
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