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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 72 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing WAN 18 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.35% 1.96% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 10.70% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 6
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£363 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £213 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.68
% change year-on-year
- +1.62%
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
258 243 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.35% 18.31% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 172 100
Average daily rate £364 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 28
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £37.50 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Woking - 4 - -
Staines +7 1 £425 -5.55% 2
Guildford +1 1 - - 1
Reigate - 1 £275 - 4
Weybridge - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Redhill - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 3
Epsom - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (95.24%) LAN
2 28 (66.67%) Windows
3 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (42.86%) Cisco
5 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 13 (30.95%) MS Office
6 13 (30.95%) Firewall
7 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
8 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
9 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
10 9 (21.43%) DNS
10 9 (21.43%) DHCP
10 9 (21.43%) VoIP
10 9 (21.43%) ITIL
10 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.43%) Avaya
10 9 (21.43%) CCNP
11 8 (19.05%) Citrix
11 8 (19.05%) MPLS
11 8 (19.05%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) VPN
11 8 (19.05%) SCCM
11 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
12 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (16.67%) Project Management
12 7 (16.67%) SLA
12 7 (16.67%) Linux
12 7 (16.67%) Juniper
13 6 (14.29%) CCIE

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
4 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (95.24%) LAN
2 13 (30.95%) Firewall
3 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.43%) DNS
4 9 (21.43%) DHCP
4 9 (21.43%) VoIP
5 8 (19.05%) MPLS
5 8 (19.05%) VPN
6 6 (14.29%) Wireless
7 4 (9.52%) BIG-IP
7 4 (9.52%) SAN
7 4 (9.52%) Internet
7 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 3 (7.14%) HTTP
9 2 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.76%) ISDN
9 2 (4.76%) PSTN
10 1 (2.38%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Network Support
5 4 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) ODBC
2 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
3 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) AS400
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
4 5 (11.90%) UNIX
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.76%) SUSE
8 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.38%) VMS
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL V2
4 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.76%) ITSM
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.38%) Workflow
6 1 (2.38%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.43%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) CCIE
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.76%) JNCIS
5 2 (4.76%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.76%) CCDA
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) MCDST
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) GxP
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) XenApp
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.76%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco
3 9 (21.43%) Avaya
4 8 (19.05%) Citrix
5 7 (16.67%) Juniper
6 6 (14.29%) VMware
7 5 (11.90%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.52%) F5
9 3 (7.14%) BT
9 3 (7.14%) Dell
10 2 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.76%) Apple
11 1 (2.38%) Wyse
11 1 (2.38%) CA
11 1 (2.38%) CommVault
11 1 (2.38%) Lotus
11 1 (2.38%) McAfee
11 1 (2.38%) EMC
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