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 3 months to 28 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.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 24 18
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing WAN 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 6.93% 3.17% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 30.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £413 £463 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +69.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £349 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.20% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -34.44% -13.46%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 20 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 20.79% 10.58% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 15
Median daily rate £394 £417 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.46% +33.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Crawley

WAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 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 Crawley region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Virgin Media
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) BBC
5 2 (28.57%) Mainframe

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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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) IPv4
6 1 (14.29%) IPv6
6 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) VPLS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) BBC
3 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) BYOD
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) VyOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCDP
1 2 (28.57%) CCIE
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
3 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
3 2 (28.57%) Virgin Media
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 1 (14.29%) Ubiquiti
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