The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 22 June 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)
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 11
Contract jobs citing WAN 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich - 2.53% 6.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.38% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.11% +2.38%  

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 Norwich with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 26 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 29.46% 16.46% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 13
Median daily rate £475 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £197 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Norwich

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Norwich

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Norwich region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper