The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 32 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.55% 1.69% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 11.36% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -2.77%
WAN
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 44 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.70% 14.86% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 16
Average daily rate £310 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -49.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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
Warwick -6 1 - -
Rugby - 1 - -
WAN
West Midlands

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) HP
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) Patch Management
7 7 (31.82%) Juniper
7 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
7 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
8 6 (27.27%) SCOrch
8 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 6 (27.27%) SCOM
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 5 (22.73%) VoIP
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
10 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 4 (18.18%) Automotive
10 4 (18.18%) OSPF
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (18.18%) CCNP
10 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (18.18%) PKI
10 4 (18.18%) VLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) VoIP
4 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) OSPF
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 2 (9.09%) WLAN
7 2 (9.09%) Junos
8 1 (4.55%) FCoE
8 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless Security
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.55%) SSL
8 1 (4.55%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Support
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Server Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) PDA
4 1 (4.55%) SCADA
4 1 (4.55%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Patch Management
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) HP ASE
4 1 (4.55%) HP MASE
4 1 (4.55%) CCSE
4 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCOM
1 6 (27.27%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) HP
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) BT
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) CA
6 1 (4.55%) Motorola
6 1 (4.55%) Brocade
6 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.55%) AirMagnet
6 1 (4.55%) Aruba
6 1 (4.55%) Meraki
6 1 (4.55%) ScanSafe
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
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