The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 77 75 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Contract jobs citing WAN 27 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.24% 0.83% 3.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.49% 4.93% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 16
Median daily rate £350 £340 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -16.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £316 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £368 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -22.50%
WAN
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
318 142 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.37% 16.77% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 83 48
Median daily rate £330 £500 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +43.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 26 £350 +2.94% 1
Sunderland - 1 - -
WAN
North East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WAN.

1 55 (65.48%) LAN
2 48 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 44 (52.38%) Unix
4 36 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 33 (39.29%) Network Design
6 31 (36.90%) ITIL
7 30 (35.71%) Matrix Organization
8 29 (34.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 28 (33.33%) Solaris
9 28 (33.33%) Linux
9 28 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 27 (32.14%) Private Cloud
10 27 (32.14%) C-shell
10 27 (32.14%) Bash Shell
10 27 (32.14%) Korn
10 27 (32.14%) Unit Testing
10 27 (32.14%) Perl
10 27 (32.14%) TCP/IP
10 27 (32.14%) DNS
11 26 (30.95%) Apache
11 26 (30.95%) Samba
11 26 (30.95%) Office Automation
12 25 (29.76%) iSCSI
12 25 (29.76%) SAN
13 20 (23.81%) Red Hat
14 19 (22.62%) LDAP
15 18 (21.43%) VPN
15 18 (21.43%) Degree
16 17 (20.24%) Oracle
16 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 26 (30.95%) Apache
2 10 (11.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 55 (65.48%) LAN
2 27 (32.14%) DNS
2 27 (32.14%) TCP/IP
3 25 (29.76%) iSCSI
3 25 (29.76%) SAN
4 19 (22.62%) LDAP
5 18 (21.43%) VPN
6 9 (10.71%) Firewall
7 5 (5.95%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.38%) IPsec
8 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.19%) BGP
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.19%) DHCP
9 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.19%) Internet
9 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.19%) MPLS
9 1 (1.19%) Network Security
9 1 (1.19%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 13 (15.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) ClearCase
1 13 (15.48%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 33 (39.29%) Architect
2 29 (34.52%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (30.95%) Unix Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) HPUX Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (3.57%) Solaris Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Unix Support
9 2 (2.38%) AIX Administrator
9 2 (2.38%) AIX Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) AIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Linux Consultant
9 2 (2.38%) Linux Specialist
9 2 (2.38%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) LAMP
2 12 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.14%) Private Cloud
2 6 (7.14%) HACMP
3 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.76%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.19%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 44 (52.38%) Unix
2 28 (33.33%) Linux
2 28 (33.33%) Solaris
3 8 (9.52%) AIX
3 8 (9.52%) HPUX
4 7 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.29%) Network Design
2 31 (36.90%) ITIL
3 30 (35.71%) Matrix Organization
4 29 (34.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 27 (32.14%) Unit Testing
6 26 (30.95%) Office Automation
7 17 (20.24%) Configuration Management
8 14 (16.67%) Service Management
9 13 (15.48%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.95%) Validation
12 4 (4.76%) High Availability
12 4 (4.76%) ITIL V3
12 4 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
12 4 (4.76%) Open Source
12 4 (4.76%) Patch Management
12 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.76%) Six Sigma
12 4 (4.76%) Workflow
13 2 (2.38%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) Bash Shell
1 27 (32.14%) C-shell
1 27 (32.14%) Korn
1 27 (32.14%) Perl
2 12 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 36 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 18 (21.43%) Degree
4 6 (7.14%) IBM AIX Certification
5 4 (4.76%) CCNP
5 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) CCDP
6 1 (1.19%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (30.95%) Samba
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.14%) GPFS
4 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 17 (20.24%) Oracle
3 14 (16.67%) VMware
4 12 (14.29%) HP
5 8 (9.52%) IBM
6 6 (7.14%) Cisco
6 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.76%) EMC
7 4 (4.76%) Sun
8 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.19%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.19%) Avaya
9 1 (1.19%) F5
9 1 (1.19%) Genesys
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago