The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing WAN 32 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.48% 2.04% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.28% 13.79% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £146 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £432 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+48.61% +12.50%
WAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 174 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.70% 14.81% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 58 37
Average daily rate £375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £238 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.07% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.80 £27.00
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 Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 22 £255 -36.25% 5
Aylesbury - 6 - - 2
High Wycombe -1 1 - - 7
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 69 (98.57%) LAN
2 43 (61.43%) Cisco
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (40.00%) Firewall
5 27 (38.57%) Windows
6 23 (32.86%) ITIL
6 23 (32.86%) CCNA
7 22 (31.43%) CCNP
8 21 (30.00%) Wireless
9 20 (28.57%) WLAN
9 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 20 (28.57%) VPN
10 18 (25.71%) MPLS
10 18 (25.71%) F5
11 16 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 15 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
12 15 (21.43%) OSPF
12 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
12 15 (21.43%) Ethernet
13 14 (20.00%) Juniper
13 14 (20.00%) Migration
13 14 (20.00%) BGP
14 13 (18.57%) VRRP
14 13 (18.57%) VMware
14 13 (18.57%) SSL
14 13 (18.57%) HSRP
14 13 (18.57%) Load Balancing
15 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.71%) IIS
1 4 (5.71%) Apache
1 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 5 (7.14%) MS Office
2 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) SaaS
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (98.57%) LAN
2 28 (40.00%) Firewall
3 21 (30.00%) Wireless
4 20 (28.57%) WLAN
4 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 20 (28.57%) VPN
5 18 (25.71%) MPLS
6 16 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (21.43%) OSPF
7 15 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 14 (20.00%) BGP
9 13 (18.57%) VRRP
9 13 (18.57%) SSL
9 13 (18.57%) HSRP
10 12 (17.14%) DNS
11 11 (15.71%) EIGRP
12 10 (14.29%) Unified Communications
12 10 (14.29%) VoIP
13 9 (12.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Military
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Network Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) Network Support
7 6 (8.57%) Data Network Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Network Support Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Network Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Network Specialist
9 4 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) Middleware
3 1 (1.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.29%) PKI
3 5 (7.14%) e-Health
4 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.29%) CMDB
5 2 (2.86%) VLE
6 1 (1.43%) Handset
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.43%) FMCG
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.71%) UNIX
5 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) ITIL
2 15 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (20.00%) Migration
4 13 (18.57%) Load Balancing
5 9 (12.86%) Validation
5 9 (12.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (10.00%) Change Management
6 7 (10.00%) Network Management
7 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.71%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.29%) Network Design
11 2 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.71%) Perl
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
1 4 (5.71%) Python
1 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (32.86%) CCNA
3 22 (31.43%) CCNP
4 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (17.14%) DV Cleared
6 9 (12.86%) CCIP
7 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 8 (11.43%) CCDP
8 7 (10.00%) CCIE
9 4 (5.71%) MCSE
9 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.29%) CCSE
11 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.86%) MCITP
11 2 (2.86%) Degree
11 2 (2.86%) CCSA
12 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.43%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.43%) PMP
12 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) TickIT
2 1 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.71%) HDFS
3 4 (5.71%) Snort
3 4 (5.71%) XenApp
3 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.29%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (5.71%) Zenoss
2 4 (5.71%) Nagios
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.43%) SCCM
5 1 (1.43%) SCOM
5 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 43 (61.43%) Cisco
2 18 (25.71%) F5
3 14 (20.00%) Juniper
4 13 (18.57%) VMware
5 12 (17.14%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.86%) Citrix
7 7 (10.00%) Blue Coat
8 6 (8.57%) Sourcefire
9 5 (7.14%) CA
10 4 (5.71%) Splunk
10 4 (5.71%) Oracle
10 4 (5.71%) NetApp
10 4 (5.71%) EMC
10 4 (5.71%) AppSense
11 3 (4.29%) Nokia
12 2 (2.86%) Computacenter
12 2 (2.86%) IronPort
12 2 (2.86%) Lotus
12 2 (2.86%) Symantec
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