The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 91 72 103
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +31
Contract jobs citing WAN 54 80 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.95% 2.71% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.27% 19.28% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 49 11
Median daily rate £338 £293 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -26.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £138 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £11.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +89.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.49% +30.00%
WAN
England

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
407 415 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.70% 14.07% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 254 158
Median daily rate £425 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 16
Median hourly rate £15.32 £35.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.22% +162.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £165.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire -12 32 £350 - 12
South Yorkshire +1 12 £500 +66.66% 1
North Yorkshire -8 9 £250 - 3
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 102 (93.58%) LAN
2 60 (55.05%) Cisco
3 41 (37.61%) Firewall
3 41 (37.61%) VMware
4 38 (34.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (32.11%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (31.19%) Windows
7 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
8 25 (22.94%) CCNP
8 25 (22.94%) CCNA
9 24 (22.02%) SAN
10 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
10 20 (18.35%) VPN
11 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
12 18 (16.51%) DNS
13 17 (15.60%) Linux
14 16 (14.68%) Network Security
14 16 (14.68%) Windows Server
15 15 (13.76%) MS Exchange
15 15 (13.76%) Finance
16 14 (12.84%) MPLS
16 14 (12.84%) Java
16 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (11.93%) KVM
17 13 (11.93%) Oracle
17 13 (11.93%) ITIL
17 13 (11.93%) VoIP
17 13 (11.93%) IBM
17 13 (11.93%) CheckPoint
17 13 (11.93%) Middleware

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 15 (13.76%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.17%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.34%) IIS
4 6 (5.50%) Apache
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle Coherence
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (5.50%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.67%) CloudStack
5 4 (3.67%) JBoss
5 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (93.58%) LAN
2 41 (37.61%) Firewall
3 24 (22.02%) SAN
4 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
4 20 (18.35%) VPN
5 18 (16.51%) DNS
6 16 (14.68%) Network Security
7 14 (12.84%) MPLS
8 13 (11.93%) VoIP
9 12 (11.01%) BGP
10 10 (9.17%) SSL
11 9 (8.26%) OSPF
12 8 (7.34%) IPv6
13 7 (6.42%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (6.42%) FCoE
13 7 (6.42%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (6.42%) HTTP
13 7 (6.42%) IP Telephony
13 7 (6.42%) iSCSI
13 7 (6.42%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.50%) HBase
3 5 (4.59%) MySQL
3 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.92%) DB2
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
1 5 (4.59%) Sonatype Nexus
1 5 (4.59%) Subversion
2 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.34%) Electronics
3 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.34%) Marketing
4 6 (5.50%) Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.51%) Architect
3 12 (11.01%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (8.26%) Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Administrator
7 7 (6.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Systems Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) IP Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) Middleware
2 6 (5.50%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.50%) HTML
2 6 (5.50%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (5.50%) Rendezvous
2 6 (5.50%) Servlets
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
2 6 (5.50%) XML
2 6 (5.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.67%) IVR
2 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.67%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.19%) Windows
2 17 (15.60%) Linux
3 16 (14.68%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (11.01%) Unix
5 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.42%) AIX
6 7 (6.42%) Solaris
6 7 (6.42%) SUSE
6 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.50%) HPUX
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.93%) ITIL
1 13 (11.93%) Load Balancing
2 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (7.34%) Programme Management
4 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.42%) Benchmarking
4 7 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (6.42%) Virtual Environments
5 6 (5.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 6 (5.50%) Information Security
6 5 (4.59%) DevOps
6 5 (4.59%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.59%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (3.67%) CRM
7 4 (3.67%) Network Design
7 4 (3.67%) SOA
7 4 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.84%) Java
2 11 (10.09%) SQL
3 8 (7.34%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.83%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (32.11%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (22.94%) CCNA
2 25 (22.94%) CCNP
3 5 (4.59%) CCIE
3 5 (4.59%) CISSP
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.75%) CISA
5 3 (2.75%) MCITP
5 3 (2.75%) MCTS
6 2 (1.83%) CCDA
6 2 (1.83%) CISM
6 2 (1.83%) GSEC
6 2 (1.83%) GSLC
6 2 (1.83%) GSNA
6 2 (1.83%) SANS
6 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (34.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.93%) KVM
2 13 (11.93%) Xen
3 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
3 12 (11.01%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.42%) NFS
4 7 (6.42%) SRDF
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.67%) vCloud
6 4 (3.67%) vSphere
7 3 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.75%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.92%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.83%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.92%) SCOM
3 1 (0.92%) WSUS
3 1 (0.92%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 60 (55.05%) Cisco
2 41 (37.61%) VMware
3 26 (23.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.93%) CheckPoint
4 13 (11.93%) IBM
4 13 (11.93%) Oracle
5 12 (11.01%) Palo Alto
6 11 (10.09%) Citrix
6 11 (10.09%) NetApp
7 8 (7.34%) SAP
8 7 (6.42%) EMC
8 7 (6.42%) Intel
9 6 (5.50%) DataSynapse
9 6 (5.50%) HP
9 6 (5.50%) Splunk
9 6 (5.50%) Sybase
9 6 (5.50%) TIBCO
10 5 (4.59%) F5
10 5 (4.59%) Fortinet
10 5 (4.59%) Mitel
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