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 29 June 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.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South Yorkshire > Doncaster
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 3.13% 4.35% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 11.11% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Doncaster median daily rate £410 £175 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +134.28% -58.82%  
10th Percentile £405 £173 £413
90th Percentile £415 £178 £438
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £500 £300
% change year-on-year -12.50% +66.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Doncaster median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £81.75

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 5 9 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 15.63% 39.13% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 6
Doncaster median daily rate £325 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -35.29%  
10th Percentile £183 £173 £410
90th Percentile £415 £449 £440
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £500 £275
% change year-on-year -18.00% +81.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Doncaster median hourly rate - £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.00%  
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -15.15% +22.22%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

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

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Motorola
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

WAN
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Motorola