Period
to 29 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 29 January 2020 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)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 65 47
Rank change year-on-year +33 -18 -7
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 3.28% 1.47% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 20.69% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £300 £130 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +130.77% -55.17% -44.76%
10th Percentile £295 £130 £160
90th Percentile £475 £517 £441
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £300 £130 £290
% change year-on-year +130.77% -55.17% -57.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 38 29 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 20.77% 7.11% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 38
Canary Wharf median daily rate £423 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.43% +7.69% +14.71%
10th Percentile £300 £350 £263
90th Percentile £630 £750 £629
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £396 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -24.57% +7.69% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WAN.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 4 (66.67%) Salt
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) VXLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Arista
2 4 (66.67%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Intel
2 4 (66.67%) Tcl
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Django
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) VXLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Mocha
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (16.67%) Express
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (16.67%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (66.67%) Network Virtualisation
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Tcl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) Grafana
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Arista
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Intel
1 4 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO