The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 55 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +18
Contract jobs citing WAN 68 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.47% 2.80% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.35% 14.60% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 34 25
Median daily rate £380 £365 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £310 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £496 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Median hourly rate £47.83 £15.00 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.86% -92.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.35% -4.28%
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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
443 411 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.61% 19.18% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 249 228
Median daily rate £375 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 35
Median hourly rate £39.50 £22.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.01% -39.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

WAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +23 36 £375 - 2
Portsmouth - 12 £400 - 1
Fareham -4 4 £525 +47.88% 4
Gosport - 4 £380 -
Farnborough +3 2 £336 -
Basingstoke -2 1 - - 3
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 150 (94.94%) LAN
2 108 (68.35%) Cisco
3 96 (60.76%) Security Cleared
4 94 (59.49%) SC Cleared
5 93 (58.86%) Firewall
6 89 (56.33%) Cisco Certification
7 67 (42.41%) CCNP
8 63 (39.87%) Network Security
9 60 (37.97%) VoIP
10 59 (37.34%) Wireless
11 52 (32.91%) CheckPoint
11 52 (32.91%) CCNA
12 48 (30.38%) Cisco ASA
13 47 (29.75%) Data Centre
14 37 (23.42%) DNS
15 36 (22.78%) Palo Alto
16 35 (22.15%) Windows
17 33 (20.89%) MPLS
18 31 (19.62%) BGP
19 25 (15.82%) ITIL
19 25 (15.82%) Active Directory
19 25 (15.82%) Network Design
20 24 (15.19%) VMware
20 24 (15.19%) DHCP
20 24 (15.19%) OSPF
21 23 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
22 22 (13.92%) Juniper
23 20 (12.66%) IPsec
24 19 (12.03%) Windows Server
25 18 (11.39%) FortiGate

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.90%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.80%) MS Office
3 6 (3.80%) PaintShop Pro
4 4 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.63%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 150 (94.94%) LAN
2 93 (58.86%) Firewall
3 63 (39.87%) Network Security
4 60 (37.97%) VoIP
5 59 (37.34%) Wireless
6 48 (30.38%) Cisco ASA
7 37 (23.42%) DNS
8 33 (20.89%) MPLS
9 31 (19.62%) BGP
10 24 (15.19%) DHCP
10 24 (15.19%) OSPF
11 20 (12.66%) IPsec
12 18 (11.39%) VPN
12 18 (11.39%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (10.76%) IP Telephony
13 17 (10.76%) TCP/IP
14 14 (8.86%) HSRP
15 12 (7.59%) SSL
16 11 (6.96%) Multicast
16 11 (6.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.27%) GIS
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.63%) Lumira
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.63%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (6.96%) Finance
2 6 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.16%) Military
4 4 (2.53%) Multimedia
5 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.90%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Electronics
6 2 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (51.90%) Network Engineer
2 37 (23.42%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 22 (13.92%) Security Engineer
4 21 (13.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (12.66%) Firewall Engineer
6 19 (12.03%) Architect
7 11 (6.96%) Network Architect
8 10 (6.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Consultant
9 9 (5.70%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.06%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Analyst
11 7 (4.43%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Integration Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (3.80%) Network Support
12 6 (3.80%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) Technical Architect
13 5 (3.16%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.80%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
3 1 (0.63%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.75%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.80%) Clustering
3 6 (3.80%) LPAR
4 5 (3.16%) Cryptography
4 5 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.63%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.63%) iSeries
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) RIA
6 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.63%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.63%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.15%) Windows
2 19 (12.03%) Windows Server
3 15 (9.49%) Unix
4 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.96%) Linux
6 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.53%) AIX
9 2 (1.27%) Solaris
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.82%) ITIL
1 25 (15.82%) Network Design
2 12 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (6.96%) Migration
4 10 (6.33%) Configuration Management
4 10 (6.33%) Load Balancing
5 9 (5.70%) Fault Management
5 9 (5.70%) High Availability
5 9 (5.70%) Security Patching
6 8 (5.06%) ITSM
6 8 (5.06%) Network Architecture
7 7 (4.43%) SDLC
7 7 (4.43%) Service Management
8 6 (3.80%) Data Protection
8 6 (3.80%) Network Management
8 6 (3.80%) Office Automation
8 6 (3.80%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (3.16%) Change Management
9 5 (3.16%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (3.16%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.06%) SQL
2 6 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.27%) C++
3 2 (1.27%) VBScript
4 1 (0.63%) C#
4 1 (0.63%) Embedded C++
4 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.63%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 96 (60.76%) Security Cleared
2 94 (59.49%) SC Cleared
3 89 (56.33%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (42.41%) CCNP
5 52 (32.91%) CCNA
6 9 (5.70%) Degree
7 6 (3.80%) CCDP
7 6 (3.80%) CCSE
8 5 (3.16%) CCIE
9 4 (2.53%) CCSA
9 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.90%) MCSE
11 2 (1.27%) CWNA
11 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.27%) MCP
11 2 (1.27%) RHCSA
11 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.63%) CCVP
12 1 (0.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (3.16%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (11.39%) FortiGate
2 8 (5.06%) SCOM
3 6 (3.80%) SCCM
3 6 (3.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (3.16%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (3.16%) WhatsUp Gold
4 5 (3.16%) WSUS
5 3 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.90%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 108 (68.35%) Cisco
2 52 (32.91%) CheckPoint
3 36 (22.78%) Palo Alto
4 24 (15.19%) VMware
5 22 (13.92%) Juniper
6 18 (11.39%) F5
6 18 (11.39%) Microsoft
7 16 (10.13%) HP
8 11 (6.96%) Intel Security
9 10 (6.33%) AlgoSec
9 10 (6.33%) Tufin
10 8 (5.06%) IBM
10 8 (5.06%) Remedy
10 8 (5.06%) Riverbed
11 7 (4.43%) Brocade
11 7 (4.43%) Symantec
12 5 (3.16%) Acronis
13 4 (2.53%) SAP
14 3 (1.90%) BMC
14 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
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