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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 1.69% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £21.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year -29.94% -12.50%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6 7 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 10.17% 16.28% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 12
Median daily rate £290 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.76% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £310 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames citing WAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAN in Kingston Upon Thames.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Kingston Upon Thames

WAN
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop

WAN
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop