The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 0.79% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £344
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.68
% change year-on-year
- +1.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.73% 10.81% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Average daily rate £290 £403 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.95% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £380 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £500 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

WAN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) NetIQ
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) NetIQ
1 2 (66.67%) VMware