Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 8 August 2020 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 51 81
Rank change year-on-year +4 +30 -5
Contract jobs citing WAN 9 35 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.12% 3.21% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.32% 23.33% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 16
Median daily rate £400 £475 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +8.26% +9.69%
10th Percentile £239 £253 £378
90th Percentile £513 £550 £534
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £475 £428
% change year-on-year -15.79% +11.11% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.28 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 37 150 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.73% 13.76% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 81 81
Median daily rate £476 £463 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.97% +9.60% +5.50%
10th Percentile £298 £238 £300
90th Percentile £655 £550 £506
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £460 £412
% change year-on-year -7.61% +11.58% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Median hourly rate £26.25 £16.00 £53.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.06% -70.00% +218.39%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.42 £14.31
90th Percentile £44.00 £24.05 £55.00
Median hourly rate £26.25 £16.25 £27.25
% change year-on-year +61.54% -40.37% +50.55%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (11.11%) HSRP
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (11.11%) SABSA
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (11.11%) Presales

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) DWDM
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) HSRP
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) SDH
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) iPhone
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) SABSA
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) NIST
1 1 (11.11%) NIST 800
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy