Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 30 52
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 -23
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.34% 5.14% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 25.77% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 11
Derbyshire median daily rate £150 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +25.00% -28.89%
10th Percentile £143 £178 £263
90th Percentile £351 £523 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £245 £355 £320
% change year-on-year -30.99% +10.94% -23.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £11.25 £11.25 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.69 £11.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year +33.52% +2.33% -20.37%

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 44 97 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 14.72% 19.96% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 54 54
Derbyshire median daily rate £263 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.24% +32.81% -13.51%
10th Percentile £125 £174 £123
90th Percentile £511 £516 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 6
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.60 £40.00 £12.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.50% +217.46% +0.80%
10th Percentile £11.02 £17.50 £9.38
90th Percentile £100.52 £47.90 £30.53
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £16.55
% change year-on-year -21.43% +5.74% +14.14%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 May 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 +4 3 £148 -14.49%
Derby -6 1 £400 -11.11% 1
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Ticket Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Quickr
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) ERP

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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Quickr
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Facilities Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Ticket Management
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus