The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 59 85 66
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Contract jobs citing WAN 63 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.97% 1.64% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.71% 7.49% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 22
Average daily rate
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£365 £347 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.04% -18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £255 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £451 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £189.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.19% +995.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £189.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £189.00 £33.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
401 454 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.91% 21.93% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 240 154
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 43
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Southampton +10 15 £375 +11.11% 3
Basingstoke -2 9 £413 +26.92%
Hook 0 8 £347 +7.74%
Winchester -8 6 £388 +1.63%
Portsmouth +4 4 £325 -20.92% 1
Fareham 0 1 £355 -21.11%
Aldershot - 1 - -
Andover - 1 £338 -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 106 (92.17%) LAN
2 57 (49.57%) Security Cleared
3 52 (45.22%) Cisco
4 46 (40.00%) Firewall
5 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
5 41 (35.65%) Windows
6 40 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (24.35%) CCNA
7 28 (24.35%) ITIL
8 26 (22.61%) Juniper
9 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
10 24 (20.87%) Wireless
10 24 (20.87%) IPsec
11 21 (18.26%) SSL
11 21 (18.26%) OSPF
12 20 (17.39%) Linux
13 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
14 18 (15.65%) UNIX
15 17 (14.78%) MPLS
15 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
15 17 (14.78%) CCNP
16 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
16 16 (13.91%) DNS
16 16 (13.91%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (13.04%) VoIP
18 14 (12.17%) SAN
18 14 (12.17%) BGP
18 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
18 14 (12.17%) VMware
19 13 (11.30%) VLAN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (4.35%) Apache
1 5 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 5 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.35%) GlassFish
1 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.48%) Confluence
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.48%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
3 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (92.17%) LAN
2 46 (40.00%) Firewall
3 24 (20.87%) Wireless
3 24 (20.87%) IPsec
4 21 (18.26%) OSPF
4 21 (18.26%) SSL
5 19 (16.52%) TCP/IP
6 17 (14.78%) MPLS
7 16 (13.91%) DNS
7 16 (13.91%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (13.04%) VoIP
9 14 (12.17%) SAN
9 14 (12.17%) BGP
10 13 (11.30%) EIGRP
10 13 (11.30%) Ethernet
10 13 (11.30%) VLAN
11 12 (10.43%) HSRP
12 10 (8.70%) Network Security
12 10 (8.70%) VPN
13 9 (7.83%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.48%) Xcelsius
2 4 (3.48%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (3.48%) Lumira
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.87%) DTS
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) JIRA
1 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.48%) Gerrit
General
1 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.70%) Finance
3 6 (5.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) German Language
5 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.87%) French Language
5 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (33.04%) Network Engineer
2 14 (12.17%) Architect
3 11 (9.57%) Consultant
4 10 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.83%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Business Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Technical Author
9 4 (3.48%) Author
9 4 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (2.61%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) 802.1X
2 5 (4.35%) SAML
3 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.48%) .NET
3 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.48%) XML
4 3 (2.61%) SAP XI
5 2 (1.74%) JSF
5 2 (1.74%) HTML
6 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.09%) Private Cloud
3 7 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.61%) CESG
5 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.74%) Wiki
6 2 (1.74%) IVR
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
7 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) RMADS
7 1 (0.87%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.65%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Linux
3 18 (15.65%) UNIX
4 10 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.48%) SUSE
7 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.74%) HPUX
9 2 (1.74%) Solaris
10 1 (0.87%) AIX
10 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.35%) ITIL
2 11 (9.57%) PRINCE2
2 11 (9.57%) Migration
2 11 (9.57%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.70%) Service Management
3 10 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.83%) Network Design
5 8 (6.96%) TOGAF
5 8 (6.96%) Network Management
6 6 (5.22%) Fault Management
6 6 (5.22%) Change Control
7 5 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (4.35%) SDLC
7 5 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.35%) Open Source
7 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.35%) Identity Management
8 4 (3.48%) MVC
8 4 (3.48%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) Perl
2 7 (6.09%) SQL
3 5 (4.35%) PHP
3 5 (4.35%) Java
3 5 (4.35%) VBScript
3 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.48%) Python
4 4 (3.48%) C
4 4 (3.48%) C#
4 4 (3.48%) C++
5 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.74%) Korn
6 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (49.57%) Security Cleared
2 41 (35.65%) SC Cleared
3 40 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (24.35%) CCNA
5 17 (14.78%) CCNP
6 12 (10.43%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.35%) Degree
8 4 (3.48%) CCDE
9 3 (2.61%) CCIE
10 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.87%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.87%) CCDP
11 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.87%) HND
11 1 (0.87%) MCSE
11 1 (0.87%) MCSA
11 1 (0.87%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 7 (6.09%) SLA
3 5 (4.35%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.35%) Shibboleth
4 4 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.48%) vSphere
4 4 (3.48%) NFS
5 2 (1.74%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.74%) Snort
6 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (1.74%) SCCM
1 2 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (1.74%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.87%) vMotion
2 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Cisco
2 26 (22.61%) Juniper
3 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.17%) VMware
5 11 (9.57%) HP
6 10 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.70%) Oracle
7 9 (7.83%) McAfee
8 8 (6.96%) F5
9 6 (5.22%) NetApp
10 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.48%) Sun
12 3 (2.61%) SAP
12 3 (2.61%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.74%) Sourcefire
13 2 (1.74%) IronPort
13 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.74%) Nokia
13 2 (1.74%) Websense
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