The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 27 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing WAN 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.42% 0.93% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 4.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
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£440 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.37% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £18.03 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+49.75% +12.68%
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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
40 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.87% 23.36% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 42 12
Average daily rate £400 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAN.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (40.00%) 3GPP
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Frameworx
4 1 (20.00%) MVNO
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 2 (40.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (20.00%) MVNO
4 1 (20.00%) DWDM
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) SDH
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) TETRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Chief Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Frameworx
2 1 (20.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
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