The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 16 5 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 16.84% 6.02% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 11
Median daily rate £450 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Peterborough

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Peterborough

WAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

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

1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) PuTTY
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) PuTTY
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) WLAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Capita