The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 23 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing WAN 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.02% 1.33% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 9.68% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.11% 13.78% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 16
Average daily rate £325 £415 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +58.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £322 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bournemouth +11 4 - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) TIBCO
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (44.44%) OAuth
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
3 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
1 4 (44.44%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) TIBCO
1 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
Poole, Dorset
Lorien Resourcing
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