Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 19 November 2019 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 30 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 -5
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.84% 4.31% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.23% 25.42% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 12
Derbyshire median daily rate £184 £350 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.36% +10.67% +58.13%
10th Percentile £172 £285 £218
90th Percentile £193 £415 £350
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 £324
% change year-on-year +10.71% +8.11% -16.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £12.60 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.23% -49.62% +25.00%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26 59 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 9.56% 16.95% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 63
Derbyshire median daily rate £300 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.77% +2.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £158 £152 £115
90th Percentile £559 £512 £426
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Derbyshire median hourly rate £13.95 £12.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.60% -11.97% +55.62%
10th Percentile £12.79 £10.55 £13.58
90th Percentile £15.11 £17.50 £27.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.93
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.68% -20.40%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Derbyshire

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Derbyshire

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Derbyshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield +2 2 - - 1
Derby -2 1 £181 -48.29% 7
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Quickr
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) Quickr
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus