The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 35 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.38% 3.46% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 15.52% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+24.63% -1.42%
WAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.31% 22.31% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 11
Median daily rate £325 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAN across the Basingstoke region.

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for WAN.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) CWNA
4 2 (25.00%) Intranet
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) WLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
2 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CWNA
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CCDA
4 1 (12.50%) CCDP
4 1 (12.50%) CCVP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) VCP4
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 1 (12.50%) NetIQ
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Novell
3 1 (12.50%) Q1 Labs
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 1 (12.50%) Verint