The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
Rank 9 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 2.63% 14.81% 15.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £275 £165 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -28.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.66% -10.00%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Doncaster with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Doncaster
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 21.05% 25.93% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £150 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +116.66% -50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £180 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Doncaster citing WAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Doncaster

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Doncaster

WAN
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Doncaster region with a requirement for WAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Migration

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Doncaster 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco