Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +37
Contract jobs citing WAN 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 2.92% 1.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Hounslow median daily rate £465 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.79% - -
West London median daily rate £273 £350 £425
% change year-on-year -22.14% -17.65% +44.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £17.50 -
West London median hourly rate £85.00 £17.38 £17.55
% change year-on-year +389.21% -1.00% -20.23%

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 62 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 18.08% 16.09% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 25
Hounslow median daily rate £425 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.04% -1.34%
10th Percentile £180 £255 £110
90th Percentile £640 £511 £483
West London median daily rate £425 £410 £405
% change year-on-year +3.66% +1.17% +24.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Hounslow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -64.00% +102.70%
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.75 £23.25
90th Percentile £23.90 £17.85 £53.75
West London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year -6.91% -4.51% -21.16%

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 10 (100.00%) xDSL
1 10 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
2 9 (90.00%) Mercator
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) CCDP
3 4 (40.00%) CCIE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco IPT
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) WAN Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Telephony Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCDP
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Mercator