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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 18 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.22% 0.81% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 7.69% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +9.37%
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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
10 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 12.20% 10.57% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 13
Average daily rate £260 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Human Factors
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CISM