The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 53 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.25% 2.14% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 18.18% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £215 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £407 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +21.70%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 55 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.73% 11.75% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 74
Median daily rate £413 £365 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +17.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £475 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £36.69 £15.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.56% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.84 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

WAN
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +4 4 £413 +5.76% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £225 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Network Design
4 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) F5
6 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
6 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) CCIE
6 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 3 (30.00%) BBC
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) CCDP
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) 3G
5 2 (20.00%) 4G
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) ISDN
5 2 (20.00%) Junos
5 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) BBC
2 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (10.00%) BYOD
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (10.00%) iSeries
4 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Invoice Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Rackspace
3 3 (30.00%) Virgin Media
4 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
Crawley, West Sussex
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