Period
to 22 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 6 months to 22 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath - 1.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Bath median daily rate - £600 -
Somerset median daily rate £450 £600 £300
% change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bath median hourly rate - £15.78 -
Somerset median hourly rate - £15.78 -

WAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.03% 12.82% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 8
Bath median daily rate £230 £233 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.08% -36.08% +3.93%
10th Percentile £205 £146 £289
90th Percentile £397 £500 £459
Somerset median daily rate £300 £375 £315
% change year-on-year -20.00% +19.05% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Bath median hourly rate - £23.64 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +39.04% +6.25%
Somerset median hourly rate £38.50 £47.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -18.95% +115.91% +8.99%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Bath

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WAN in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Bath

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Bath