Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 24 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)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 35 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -12
Contract jobs citing WAN 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 1.86% 0.37% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 1.10% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Newbury median daily rate - - £420
Berkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +0.75% +1.27% +10.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year -70.00% +197.52% -13.57%

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 62 91 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.20% 33.96% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 27
Newbury median daily rate £406 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -31.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £220 £273 £296
90th Percentile £634 £475 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -37.18% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.13 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £39.00 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% -37.39% +64.29%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Newbury

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Newbury

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 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 Newbury region with a requirement for WAN.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) LTE
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) xDSL
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) ATM
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) RIP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) DSL

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) ADSL
1 3 (50.00%) ATM
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) DSL
1 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) LTE
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) RIP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) xDSL
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat