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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 75 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing WAN 40 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.25% 2.86% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.08% 14.65% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 26
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £331
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £47.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -22.50%
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
361 437 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.32% 19.52% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 246 276
Median daily rate £362 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.60% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 24
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.83 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +10 16 £400 +6.66% 1
Basingstoke +9 5 £340 -17.57% 4
Portsmouth -12 3 £400 +23.07%
Fareham -14 2 £500 -
Gosport - 2 £380 -
Havant - 2 £400 -
Winchester +4 1 £275 -10.20%
Hook -5 1 £240 -37.66%
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 97 (92.38%) LAN
2 74 (70.48%) Cisco
3 63 (60.00%) Firewall
4 58 (55.24%) Security Cleared
5 56 (53.33%) SC Cleared
6 53 (50.48%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (42.86%) CCNP
7 45 (42.86%) Network Security
8 38 (36.19%) VoIP
9 37 (35.24%) Wireless
10 36 (34.29%) Data Centre
11 35 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 33 (31.43%) Palo Alto
13 31 (29.52%) CCNA
13 31 (29.52%) CheckPoint
14 25 (23.81%) Network Design
15 24 (22.86%) DNS
16 23 (21.90%) Windows
17 20 (19.05%) MPLS
18 19 (18.10%) VMware
18 19 (18.10%) F5
19 18 (17.14%) FortiGate
19 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
20 17 (16.19%) OSPF
20 17 (16.19%) ITIL
20 17 (16.19%) BGP
20 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
21 16 (15.24%) DHCP
22 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
23 14 (13.33%) Wi-Fi

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 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Office
2 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 97 (92.38%) LAN
2 63 (60.00%) Firewall
3 45 (42.86%) Network Security
4 38 (36.19%) VoIP
5 37 (35.24%) Wireless
6 35 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 24 (22.86%) DNS
8 20 (19.05%) MPLS
9 17 (16.19%) BGP
9 17 (16.19%) OSPF
10 16 (15.24%) DHCP
11 14 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (12.38%) IPsec
13 12 (11.43%) HSRP
14 11 (10.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (9.52%) IP Telephony
15 10 (9.52%) SNMP
16 9 (8.57%) Ethernet
16 9 (8.57%) VLAN
16 9 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) JIRA
1 1 (0.95%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.71%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.90%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 27 (25.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Architect
5 12 (11.43%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
8 8 (7.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Network Architect
10 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Network Support
10 6 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 6 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.81%) LPAR
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.86%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.95%) iSeries
6 1 (0.95%) RIA
6 1 (0.95%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.90%) Windows
2 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.62%) Linux
4 6 (5.71%) Unix
5 5 (4.76%) AIX
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) Solaris
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Network Design
2 17 (16.19%) ITIL
3 9 (8.57%) Fault Management
3 9 (8.57%) Security Patching
4 8 (7.62%) Project Management
5 7 (6.67%) Network Management
6 6 (5.71%) Change Management
6 6 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.71%) Service Management
6 6 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.76%) Information Security
7 5 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (4.76%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.76%) Office Automation
7 5 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 4 (3.81%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) SQL
2 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.95%) C++
3 1 (0.95%) Embedded C++
3 1 (0.95%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 58 (55.24%) Security Cleared
2 56 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 53 (50.48%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (42.86%) CCNP
5 31 (29.52%) CCNA
6 8 (7.62%) Degree
7 6 (5.71%) CCDP
8 5 (4.76%) CCSE
9 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (2.86%) CCIE
10 3 (2.86%) CCSA
11 2 (1.90%) MCP
11 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.90%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.95%) CCVP
12 1 (0.95%) CEH
12 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) SLA
2 5 (4.76%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) Firmware
3 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (17.14%) FortiGate
2 8 (7.62%) SCOM
3 5 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.76%) SCCM
3 5 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (4.76%) WSUS
4 4 (3.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 74 (70.48%) Cisco
2 33 (31.43%) Palo Alto
3 31 (29.52%) CheckPoint
4 19 (18.10%) F5
4 19 (18.10%) VMware
5 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 14 (13.33%) Juniper
7 11 (10.48%) Intel Security
8 10 (9.52%) AlgoSec
8 10 (9.52%) Tufin
9 9 (8.57%) HP
10 6 (5.71%) Riverbed
11 5 (4.76%) Acronis
11 5 (4.76%) Brocade
11 5 (4.76%) IBM
11 5 (4.76%) Symantec
12 4 (3.81%) Cyberoam
13 3 (2.86%) BMC
13 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.86%) Remedy
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