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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 41 42 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +31
Contract jobs citing WAN 68 97 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.68% 4.47% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.53% 18.37% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 34
Median daily rate £362 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £289 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £390 £330
% change year-on-year
-3.20% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Median hourly rate £15.36 £30.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.81% +122.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
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
468 528 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.32% 24.31% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 316 235
Median daily rate £362 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £549 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 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
Basingstoke +9 19 £340 -18.07% 6
Southampton -12 9 £370 -7.50% 4
Fareham -8 8 £550 +40.12% 2
Portsmouth -4 4 £275 -43.58%
Eastleigh - 4 £458 -
Hook -8 2 £378 -1.30%
Winchester +4 1 £260 -30.66%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 101 (87.07%) LAN
2 83 (71.55%) Cisco
3 62 (53.45%) Firewall
4 59 (50.86%) Security Cleared
5 51 (43.97%) SC Cleared
6 47 (40.52%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (39.66%) Data Centre
8 39 (33.62%) CCNP
9 36 (31.03%) VoIP
9 36 (31.03%) Wireless
10 35 (30.17%) Network Security
11 28 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (23.28%) CheckPoint
13 25 (21.55%) Windows
14 24 (20.69%) CCNA
15 22 (18.97%) Palo Alto
16 19 (16.38%) VMware
17 18 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (14.66%) Wi-Fi
18 17 (14.66%) MPLS
18 17 (14.66%) Juniper
18 17 (14.66%) Linux
18 17 (14.66%) Windows Server
19 15 (12.93%) IP Telephony
19 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
20 14 (12.07%) DNS
20 14 (12.07%) Network Design
20 14 (12.07%) Cisco Nexus
21 13 (11.21%) Active Directory
21 13 (11.21%) Ethernet

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 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Office
2 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) IaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 101 (87.07%) LAN
2 62 (53.45%) Firewall
3 36 (31.03%) VoIP
3 36 (31.03%) Wireless
4 35 (30.17%) Network Security
5 28 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (14.66%) MPLS
6 17 (14.66%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (12.93%) IP Telephony
7 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
8 14 (12.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (12.07%) DNS
9 13 (11.21%) BGP
9 13 (11.21%) Ethernet
9 13 (11.21%) OSPF
10 10 (8.62%) DHCP
10 10 (8.62%) VPN
11 9 (7.76%) VLAN
12 7 (6.03%) DWDM
12 7 (6.03%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) MySQL
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.86%) DB2
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.59%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.72%) Games
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Finance
4 1 (0.86%) French Language
4 1 (0.86%) German Language
4 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (37.07%) Network Engineer
2 24 (20.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 16 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 15 (12.93%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (11.21%) Architect
6 12 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 12 (10.34%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Analyst
8 9 (7.76%) Firewall Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Network Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Network Architect
10 6 (5.17%) Network Support
10 6 (5.17%) Network Support Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.86%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 46 (39.66%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.17%) Cryptography
3 5 (4.31%) Driving Licence
3 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.59%) Clustering
4 3 (2.59%) FlexPod
4 3 (2.59%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.86%) BYOD
6 1 (0.86%) CESG
6 1 (0.86%) Derivative
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.86%) NHS
6 1 (0.86%) Replication
6 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Windows
2 17 (14.66%) Linux
2 17 (14.66%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.62%) Unix
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.45%) HPUX
5 4 (3.45%) Solaris
5 4 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.59%) AIX
7 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.07%) Network Design
2 12 (10.34%) ITIL
3 11 (9.48%) Project Management
4 10 (8.62%) Network Management
5 9 (7.76%) Fault Management
6 7 (6.03%) Time Management
7 6 (5.17%) Change Management
7 6 (5.17%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.17%) Information Security
7 6 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.17%) Problem Management
7 6 (5.17%) Security Patching
7 6 (5.17%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.31%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.31%) Computer Security
8 5 (4.31%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.45%) Validation
10 3 (2.59%) Boundary Protection
10 3 (2.59%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.45%) Perl
1 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.86%) C
2 1 (0.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (50.86%) Security Cleared
2 51 (43.97%) SC Cleared
3 47 (40.52%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (33.62%) CCNP
5 24 (20.69%) CCNA
6 8 (6.90%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.45%) Degree
8 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (2.59%) CCDP
8 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.72%) CCIE
9 2 (1.72%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.86%) MCITP
10 1 (0.86%) MCSE
10 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.72%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.17%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.45%) Samba
5 3 (2.59%) Firmware
5 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.45%) SCOM
3 2 (1.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Salt
4 1 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (71.55%) Cisco
2 27 (23.28%) CheckPoint
3 22 (18.97%) Palo Alto
4 19 (16.38%) VMware
5 17 (14.66%) Juniper
6 11 (9.48%) F5
7 8 (6.90%) HP
7 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 5 (4.31%) Cyberoam
8 5 (4.31%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.45%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (3.45%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.45%) Sun
10 3 (2.59%) AlgoSec
10 3 (2.59%) Citrix
10 3 (2.59%) Fujitsu
10 3 (2.59%) Tufin
11 2 (1.72%) Brocade
11 2 (1.72%) Oracle
11 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
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