Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 25 July 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.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 69 56
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13 +4
Contract jobs citing WAN 14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.17% 0.70% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.42% 6.74% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Coventry median daily rate £445 £285 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.14% -7.32% -14.58%
10th Percentile £113 £213 £147
90th Percentile £569 £365 £462
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +14.81% +3.85% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £17.25 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -30.23% +14.67% +54.96%

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 76 89 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 11.78% 10.40% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 45
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +23.08% +1.56%
10th Percentile £142 £282 £213
90th Percentile £513 £496 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 2
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £38.00 £19.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +91.63% -45.30%
10th Percentile £10.50 £33.60 £14.72
90th Percentile £18.90 £38.00 £24.54
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% +7.50% +29.66%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Coventry

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Coventry

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Coventry over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Coventry

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WAN.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 2 (14.29%) Skype
5 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) APMP
6 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) PMO
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.14%) CCNP
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) APMP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
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