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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 91 88 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs citing WAN 37 52 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.69% 1.83% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.21% 13.54% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 63
Median daily rate £400 £311 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.51% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £180 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-18.52% -9.09%

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
330 384 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.10% 13.49% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 238 254
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 17
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £21.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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
West Yorkshire +5 20 £388 +21.09% 7
South Yorkshire -1 9 £500 +103.04% 3
North Yorkshire +11 7 £313 -
WAN
England

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 56 (86.15%) LAN
2 38 (58.46%) Cisco
3 25 (38.46%) Firewall
4 23 (35.38%) Windows
5 22 (33.85%) Active Directory
6 21 (32.31%) ITIL
7 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
8 16 (24.62%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (23.08%) CCNP
10 14 (21.54%) CCNA
11 12 (18.46%) Citrix
11 12 (18.46%) Wireless
11 12 (18.46%) Network Security
11 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (18.46%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
12 11 (16.92%) F5
13 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (15.38%) VMware
13 10 (15.38%) DNS
13 10 (15.38%) DHCP
14 9 (13.85%) VoIP
14 9 (13.85%) VPN
14 9 (13.85%) SQL
14 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
14 9 (13.85%) BGP
15 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
15 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (10.77%) Finance
16 7 (10.77%) CCIE

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 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) DataSynapse
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (86.15%) LAN
2 25 (38.46%) Firewall
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (18.46%) Network Security
3 12 (18.46%) Wireless
4 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (15.38%) DHCP
4 10 (15.38%) DNS
5 9 (13.85%) BGP
5 9 (13.85%) VoIP
5 9 (13.85%) VPN
6 7 (10.77%) IP Telephony
7 6 (9.23%) EIGRP
7 6 (9.23%) MPLS
7 6 (9.23%) OSPF
8 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 4 (6.15%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (6.15%) IPsec
9 4 (6.15%) SAN
9 4 (6.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) HBase
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Architect
3 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Designer
5 4 (6.15%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.62%) IT Technician
6 3 (4.62%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) CCXML
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) Middleware
1 1 (1.54%) Rendezvous
1 1 (1.54%) RFC 2833
1 1 (1.54%) VXML
1 1 (1.54%) XML
1 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.15%) NHS
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.08%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.54%) IVR
4 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.23%) Linux
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Vista
7 3 (4.62%) Unix
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.54%) Solaris
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.69%) Change Control
4 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.15%) Project Management
6 3 (4.62%) DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.08%) Process Improvement
7 2 (3.08%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.08%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) C
3 1 (1.54%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) Perl
3 1 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.08%) CCNP
3 14 (21.54%) CCNA
4 7 (10.77%) CCIE
5 6 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (7.69%) CCDA
7 2 (3.08%) CCA
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.08%) MCSE
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (33.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 2 (3.08%) Docker
5 2 (3.08%) vCloud
5 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.08%) VMware GSX
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) KVM
6 1 (1.54%) NFS
6 1 (1.54%) OpenSIPS
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.54%) SRDF
6 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.54%) Xen
6 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
1 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.54%) OpenView
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (58.46%) Cisco
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) Citrix
4 11 (16.92%) F5
5 10 (15.38%) VMware
6 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.15%) Infoblox
8 3 (4.62%) Brocade
8 3 (4.62%) HP
8 3 (4.62%) Novell
8 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.08%) Avaya
9 2 (3.08%) EMC
9 2 (3.08%) Juniper
9 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.54%) IBM
10 1 (1.54%) Intel
10 1 (1.54%) NetApp
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle
10 1 (1.54%) Sybase
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