The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - 117
Contract jobs citing WAAS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £155 £240
% change year-on-year
+206.45% -35.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
422 291 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.74% 11.58% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 160 166
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.35 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.81% -29.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.80 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £22.20 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WAAS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAAS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire