Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 16 January 2019 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)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 46 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 +3
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 1.63% 1.27% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 9.76% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Hounslow median daily rate £413 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.32% - -
West London median daily rate £300 £340 £438
% change year-on-year -11.76% -22.29% +52.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate £32.50 - £31.50
10th Percentile £27.65 - £30.75
90th Percentile £33.70 - £32.25
West London median hourly rate £32.75 £17.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +88.49% -3.47% -42.86%

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 Hounslow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 45 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 12.23% 13.02% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 10
Hounslow median daily rate £444 £450 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +8.76% +18.21%
10th Percentile £300 £309 £151
90th Percentile £594 £538 £524
West London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Hounslow median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.97% -47.62% +57.50%
10th Percentile £15.19 £12.75 £15.21
90th Percentile £115.00 £22.70 £135.50
West London median hourly rate £32.75 £17.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year +88.49% -22.78% -40.40%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Hounslow

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Hounslow

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Hounslow

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Brentford -13 3 - -
Chiswick - 3 £413 -
WAN
West London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Server Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Server Patching
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Management
2 2 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 2 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CCENT
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds