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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire - - 5.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +8.96% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.08 £21.13 £26.00
% change year-on-year -28.63% -18.75%  

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 13 2 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 20.63% 5.71% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £250 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) WAAS
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) Telepresence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Telepresence
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) WAAS
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IMAC Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
1 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Radware
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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