The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 25 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Contract jobs citing WAN 30 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.02% 4.03% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 19.67% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
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£375 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 61 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.06% 20.47% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 32
Average daily rate £450 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £160 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.64% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Cheltenham -2 17 - - 1
Gloucester +1 5 - - 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 59 (95.16%) LAN
2 39 (62.90%) Security Cleared
3 31 (50.00%) Cisco
4 29 (46.77%) Firewall
5 26 (41.94%) Windows
6 21 (33.87%) DV Cleared
7 18 (29.03%) ITIL
7 18 (29.03%) SC Cleared
8 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 15 (24.19%) BGP
10 14 (22.58%) VPN
11 13 (20.97%) VMware
12 12 (19.35%) SSL
12 12 (19.35%) Citrix
13 11 (17.74%) DNS
14 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
14 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.13%) VoIP
14 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
15 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (14.52%) OSPF
15 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
16 8 (12.90%) Problem Management
16 8 (12.90%) MPLS
16 8 (12.90%) IPsec
17 7 (11.29%) EIGRP
17 7 (11.29%) NetApp
17 7 (11.29%) CCNP
17 7 (11.29%) Linux
17 7 (11.29%) Cisco PIX

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (8.06%) Eucalyptus
1 5 (8.06%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.84%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.61%) nginx
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.61%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (95.16%) LAN
2 29 (46.77%) Firewall
3 15 (24.19%) BGP
4 14 (22.58%) VPN
5 12 (19.35%) SSL
6 11 (17.74%) DNS
7 10 (16.13%) VoIP
7 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 9 (14.52%) OSPF
9 8 (12.90%) IPsec
9 8 (12.90%) MPLS
10 7 (11.29%) EIGRP
10 7 (11.29%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (8.06%) Network Security
11 5 (8.06%) BIG-IP
11 5 (8.06%) VLAN
11 5 (8.06%) DHCP
11 5 (8.06%) Ethernet
12 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (4.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Hudson
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (30.65%) Architect
2 13 (20.97%) Network Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Team Leader
4 7 (11.29%) Network Team Leader
5 6 (9.68%) Network Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Java EE
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.06%) Replication
3 3 (4.84%) PDA
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.68%) UNIX
3 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Debian
6 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.61%) HPUX
6 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
3 8 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
6 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.06%) Security Architecture
6 5 (8.06%) Cyber Security
6 5 (8.06%) Service Management
6 5 (8.06%) Security Management
6 5 (8.06%) Migration
6 5 (8.06%) Information Security
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.61%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
1 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.61%) Korn
1 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 39 (62.90%) Security Cleared
2 21 (33.87%) DV Cleared
3 18 (29.03%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (11.29%) CCNP
6 5 (8.06%) CISM
6 5 (8.06%) CISSP
6 5 (8.06%) Degree
7 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.84%) CCNA
8 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.61%) MCITP
9 1 (1.61%) CCDA
9 1 (1.61%) MCSE
9 1 (1.61%) CCIE
9 1 (1.61%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.45%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.61%) Samba
5 1 (1.61%) Postfix
5 1 (1.61%) XenApp
5 1 (1.61%) XenServer
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (20.97%) VMware
3 12 (19.35%) Citrix
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 7 (11.29%) NetApp
6 6 (9.68%) Juniper
7 5 (8.06%) F5
8 4 (6.45%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.23%) HP
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.61%) Remedy
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