Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 23 May 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)
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 45 23
Rank change year-on-year +24 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing WAN 19 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 5.59% 1.72% 6.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.16% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 15
Derby median daily rate £450 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -28.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £313 £284 £249
90th Percentile £525 £483 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £320 £444
% change year-on-year +25.00% -27.89% +47.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £11.25 - -

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 Derby with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 63 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 18.53% 15.52% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 38
Derby median daily rate £400 £330 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -10.51% -1.67%
10th Percentile £250 £123 £109
90th Percentile £524 £537 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £320 £366
% change year-on-year +25.00% -12.63% +10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Derby median hourly rate £42.50 £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +286.36% -12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.95 £32.42 £13.75
Derbyshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.60 £12.50
% change year-on-year +217.46% +0.80% -34.21%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Derby

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Derby

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Derby over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Derby

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Derby

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Derby region with a requirement for WAN.

1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
4 9 (47.37%) SLA
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Remedy
5 8 (42.11%) Service Management
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Data Security
5 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) InfiniBand
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) NHS
8 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
10 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
10 2 (10.53%) Site Server
10 2 (10.53%) Juniper
10 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 2 (10.53%) High Availability
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
10 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 (10.53%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) InfiniBand
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Consultant
2 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Technology Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technology Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Incident Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Data Security
3 8 (42.11%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Presales
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Security Hardening
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Remedy
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) VMware