The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAAS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £155
% change year-on-year
- +206.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WAAS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.32% 25.15% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 6
Median daily rate £300 £313 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +42.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £215 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -47.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%