The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +42.10%
WAN
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Torfaen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Torfaen region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAN across the Torfaen region.

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Torfaen

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Torfaen region.

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Torfaen

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Pontypool - 1 £475 - 1
WAN
South Wales

WAN
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) NGN
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Migration

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) NGN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed