Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 25 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 17 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 4.62% 3.10% 6.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.08% 53.85% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
Peterborough median daily rate £260 - £265
10th Percentile £208 - £130
90th Percentile £381 - £435
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £235 £370
% change year-on-year +10.64% -36.49% +138.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Peterborough median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.50
10th Percentile £13.75 - £18.25
90th Percentile £21.25 - £28.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.50

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 Peterborough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 53 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 14.40% 5.75% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 13
Peterborough median daily rate £293 £262 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.64% +4.80% +9.89%
10th Percentile £153 £189 £130
90th Percentile £425 £355 £470
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +15.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.94% -31.91% +52.85%
10th Percentile £9.80 £16.00 £18.25
90th Percentile £21.25 £16.00 £28.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £39.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +2.53% +7.48% +47.00%

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Peterborough over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Peterborough

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for WAN.

1 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
4 9 (52.94%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 6 (35.29%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) Network Optimisation
7 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 4 (23.53%) HP Storage
7 4 (23.53%) Network Management
7 4 (23.53%) arcserve
7 4 (23.53%) CA
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity

WAN
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) SAN
4 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Server Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Server Support
3 4 (23.53%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) BCP
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Proactive Management
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) arcserve
3 4 (23.53%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) VMware