The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
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 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Pontypool - 1 £450 -
WAN
South Wales

WAN
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Torfaen 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 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) NGN
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Torfaen 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.

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