Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 17 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 London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 4.29% 6.57% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% 20.93% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate - - £350
South London median daily rate £313 £460 £460
% change year-on-year -32.07% - +48.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
South London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £50.00

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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 19 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 13.57% 31.39% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 38
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £308 £475 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.26% +43.40% +4.57%
10th Percentile £171 £212 £175
90th Percentile £418 £488 £397
South London median daily rate £463 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +2.78% +28.57% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 6
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £50.00 £49.19 £51.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% -3.71% +59.64%
10th Percentile £47.70 £15.00 £42.00
90th Percentile £54.50 £50.00 £52.17
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £45.92 £42.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.32% +95.35%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Job postings citing WAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 17 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
New Malden -3 6 - -
WAN
South London

For the 6 months to 17 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Network Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIA
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
2 5 (83.33%) JNCIP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCDA
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DNS

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
2 5 (83.33%) Network Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCDA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIA
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIP
1 5 (83.33%) JNCIS
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 3 (50.00%) Fortinet