Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield 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 16 January 2019 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)
Derbyshire > Chesterfield
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 3 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chesterfield 7.50% 17.39% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 57.14% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Chesterfield median daily rate - £235 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.67% -28.78%
Derbyshire median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% -31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Chesterfield median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -

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 Chesterfield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Chesterfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 14 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chesterfield 17.50% 30.43% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Chesterfield median daily rate £283 £235 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.21% +4.44% -46.59%
10th Percentile £125 £123 £213
90th Percentile £378 £370 £308
Derbyshire median daily rate £313 £340 £323
% change year-on-year -8.09% +5.43% -19.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Chesterfield median hourly rate £12.50 - £57.50
10th Percentile £11.38 - £56.25
90th Percentile £15.09 - £58.75
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £9.13
% change year-on-year -68.75% +338.36% -34.35%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Chesterfield

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Chesterfield

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chesterfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Chesterfield

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chesterfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Chesterfield region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 4 (66.67%) Lotus
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (66.67%) Quickr
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Personalization
4 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chesterfield 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%) IBM Notes
1 4 (66.67%) Quickr
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
1 4 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Personalization
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Ticket Management
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) VMware