Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 39 40
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 4 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.89% 2.05% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 16.67% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £300 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +130.77% -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate - £300 £130
% change year-on-year - +130.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 11 24 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 20.75% 12.31% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 27
Median daily rate £550 £481 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £447 £299 £130
90th Percentile £716 £572 £620
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +12.82% +2.63% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WAN in Canary Wharf.

Daily rate trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WAN in Canary Wharf.

Hourly rate trend for WAN in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) Azure ExpressRoute

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware