Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.54% 0.38% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 5.00% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
East Sussex median daily rate £125 £225 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% -33.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £123 £213 £316
90th Percentile £128 £238 £359
South East median daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +15.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £40.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year -61.49% +82.95% +29.41%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 40 40 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.21% 7.65% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 54
East Sussex median daily rate £355 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -9.09% +14.78%
10th Percentile £123 £122 £243
90th Percentile £601 £615 £380
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - £22.59 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +131.69% -48.41%
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in East Sussex

WAN
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Eastbourne +5 1 £125 -
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft