Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 17 November 2018 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 Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 31 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +5
Contract jobs citing WAN 13 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 5.49% 2.81% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.11% 13.73% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Crawley median daily rate £413 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £380 £414 £375
90th Percentile £526 £490 £475
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £411 £425
% change year-on-year +0.30% -3.24% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Crawley median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year +210.34% - -

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 Crawley with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 36 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 15.19% 20.48% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 34
Crawley median daily rate £400 £296 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.02% -19.39% +1.38%
10th Percentile £139 £110 £288
90th Percentile £583 £469 £450
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £403 £365
% change year-on-year +2.48% +10.27% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Crawley median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -48.46% +1.56%
10th Percentile £15.50 £14.78 £31.25
90th Percentile £35.10 £25.03 £33.75
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -38.57% +102.93%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Crawley

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Crawley

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Crawley over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Crawley

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Crawley

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for WAN.

1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) VoIP
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (84.62%) CCNP
4 10 (76.92%) CCNA
4 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
6 8 (61.54%) VLAN
7 7 (53.85%) MPLS
7 7 (53.85%) Riverbed
8 6 (46.15%) F5
8 6 (46.15%) Rackspace
8 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
8 6 (46.15%) Virgin Media
8 6 (46.15%) CCIE
8 6 (46.15%) CCDP
8 6 (46.15%) Banking
8 6 (46.15%) Network Design
8 6 (46.15%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (46.15%) BBC
9 5 (38.46%) Wireless
9 5 (38.46%) IPsec
9 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 5 (38.46%) VRRP
9 5 (38.46%) OSPF

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) VoIP
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (61.54%) VLAN
5 7 (53.85%) MPLS
6 6 (46.15%) NetScaler
7 5 (38.46%) BGP
7 5 (38.46%) HSRP
7 5 (38.46%) IPsec
7 5 (38.46%) OSPF
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) VRRP
7 5 (38.46%) Wireless
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
8 3 (23.08%) Multicast
8 3 (23.08%) NAS
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) BBC
2 6 (46.15%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Check Point GAiA
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
2 6 (46.15%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) CCDP
3 6 (46.15%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCENT
4 2 (15.38%) CCSA
4 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VirtualBox
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) CheckPoint
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Riverbed
3 6 (46.15%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Rackspace
3 6 (46.15%) Virgin Media
4 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) Aruba
6 2 (15.38%) Qualys
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) BT
7 1 (7.69%) Meraki
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto