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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 10 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.75% 3.28% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 22.22% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £360 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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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
3 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.26% 14.75% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 18
Average daily rate £288 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) DMZ
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix