The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cirencester with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Gloucestershire / Cirencester
Rank 4 5 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cirencester 31.25% 16.67% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £305 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £21.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year -29.94% -12.50%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cirencester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cirencester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cirencester 31.25% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £310 £400 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +207.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cirencester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cirencester citing WAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Cirencester

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cirencester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Cirencester

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cirencester

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

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (20.00%) F5

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cirencester 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 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) VMware