Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 45 25
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing WAN 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.85% 1.50% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 11.54% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Derby median daily rate £300 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +3.08% -35.00%
10th Percentile £275 £266 £200
90th Percentile £325 £350 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £250 £294 £300
% change year-on-year -14.89% -2.08% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -

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 45 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 19.23% 12.97% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 36
Derby median daily rate £338 £325 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -19.75% +15.71%
10th Percentile £230 £123 £208
90th Percentile £502 £416 £538
Derbyshire median daily rate £333 £318 £350
% change year-on-year +4.72% -9.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +55.62% -49.31%
10th Percentile £15.58 £13.31 £8.69
90th Percentile £18.34 £15.72 £11.66
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.20 £9.13
% change year-on-year -11.97% +55.62% -68.53%

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 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 15 October 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
3 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 5 (55.56%) Site Server
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) BT
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) Mercator
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland

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 5 (55.56%) Site Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Cisco Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) BT
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Mercator
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) VMware