Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 26 July 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)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 16 16
Rank change year-on-year -10 0 +5
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 1.37% 4.17% 5.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 18.18% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Lincolnshire median daily rate £200 - £319
10th Percentile £195 - £248
90th Percentile £205 - £396
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £483 £347
% change year-on-year -37.82% +38.86% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - £19.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.75 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -20.37% - -27.03%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 22 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 21.92% 22.92% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
Lincolnshire median daily rate £220 £400 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +70.21% -6.00%
10th Percentile £198 £313 £178
90th Percentile £381 £575 £419
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £328
% change year-on-year -13.33% +14.50% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 7
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £50.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.90% -2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £40.56 £16.90 £13.45
90th Percentile £52.50 £23.70 £23.47
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.07% -3.33% +11.11%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Lincolnshire

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Lincolnshire

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Lincolnshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Immingham - 2 £200 -
Grimsby - 1 - -
WAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (100.00%) arcserve
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) arcserve
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam