The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 26 34 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.27% 2.38% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 15.63% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 32 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 13.64% 15.24% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 37
Median daily rate £450 £275 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -31.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.88 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.43% +52.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £41.50 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +13 1 £425 - 2
WAN
Yorkshire

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Wireless
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (45.45%) F5
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Red Box
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 3 (27.27%) Infoblox
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) IPsec
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
5 3 (27.27%) PSTN
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) ISDN
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Wireless
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) ISDN
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) PSTN
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Telephony Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
3 2 (18.18%) Network Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
2 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) Infoblox
3 3 (27.27%) Red Box
3 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
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