Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 43 41
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -7
Contract jobs citing WAN 14 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.90% 2.72% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.92% 14.02% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 14
Derbyshire median daily rate £350 £320 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +9.40% -35.00%
10th Percentile £285 £218 £200
90th Percentile £415 £359 £376
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.99% -16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.60 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -30.03% -10.00% +14.29%

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 52 107 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 14.48% 19.38% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 67 65
Derbyshire median daily rate £338 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +2.31% -17.20%
10th Percentile £155 £123 £200
90th Percentile £524 £438 £496
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Derbyshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +91.78% -34.35%
10th Percentile £10.39 £13.84 £8.69
90th Percentile £16.42 £47.60 £47.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00% +25.90%

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 17 December 2018. 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
Derby +9 7 £350 - 4
Chesterfield -10 7 - -
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) High Availability
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (35.71%) Lotus
5 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
5 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 5 (35.71%) Quickr
5 5 (35.71%) Identity Management
5 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Site Server
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
8 2 (14.29%) F5
8 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (14.29%) Wireless
8 2 (14.29%) MPLS
8 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.14%) MCSE
9 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange

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 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
1 5 (35.71%) Quickr
2 3 (21.43%) Site Server
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) Multicast
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
1 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) High Availability
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Identity Management
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Personalization
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Ticket Management
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Lotus
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) Mercator
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto