Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - +17 -
Contract jobs citing WAN 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 8.06% - 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Doncaster median daily rate £410 - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £368 £500 £275
% change year-on-year -26.50% +81.82% -24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Doncaster median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £13.70 £81.00
% change year-on-year +68.43% -83.09% +586.44%

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 Doncaster with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Doncaster
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 19 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 30.65% 22.58% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Doncaster median daily rate £248 £256 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% -5.09% -19.40%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £446 £325
% change year-on-year -3.08% +37.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Doncaster median hourly rate £11.00 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.84% -2.27% -10.20%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £21.50 £12.35
% change year-on-year +7.33% +74.09% -38.54%

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

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Doncaster

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Doncaster over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Motorola
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Aruba
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Capita
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Aruba
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) F5
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) Motorola
2 1 (20.00%) Capita
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam