Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 38 25
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13 +24
Contract jobs citing WAN 23 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 6.76% 2.40% 5.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.75% 11.36% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 22
North Yorkshire median daily rate £353 £183 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.15% -27.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £119
90th Percentile £388 £269 £286
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £345 £294
% change year-on-year +8.70% +17.35% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.33 £13.69 £13.93
% change year-on-year +11.94% -1.71% +18.03%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 80 88 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 23.53% 21.15% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 57
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £334 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +16.09% -12.88%
10th Percentile £115 £163 £132
90th Percentile £488 £450 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 11
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £13.46 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.75% +7.66% -0.95%
10th Percentile £12.93 £9.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.08 £31.00 £38.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.04% +7.69% -15.76%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in North Yorkshire

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 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
York +18 17 £368 +110.00%
Selby - 4 £375 -
Northallerton +7 1 £313 +19.05%
Skipton - 1 - -
WAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 15 (65.22%) LAN
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
5 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 4 (17.39%) SLA
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Office 365
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (13.04%) Law
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel

WAN
Co-occurring 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) MPLS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (13.04%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Data Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (8.70%) Break/Fix
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Mitel
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp