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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 58 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Contract jobs citing WAN 64 64 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.28% 3.00% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 16.45% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 26
Median daily rate £375 £381 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £310 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 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 £22.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.49% +30.00%
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
432 389 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.15% 18.26% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 232 238
Median daily rate £375 £390 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 36 32
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +21 21 £375 +3.44% 4
Portsmouth - 16 - - 2
Hook +3 5 £423 +20.71%
Fareham - 3 £450 - 5
Farnborough +4 2 £336 - 1
Basingstoke -12 2 £300 -29.61% 4
Gosport - 2 £530 - 1
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 145 (92.95%) LAN
2 102 (65.38%) Cisco
3 88 (56.41%) Security Cleared
4 86 (55.13%) SC Cleared
5 84 (53.85%) Firewall
6 79 (50.64%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (35.26%) VoIP
8 54 (34.62%) CheckPoint
9 53 (33.97%) CCNP
10 52 (33.33%) Network Security
11 49 (31.41%) CCNA
11 49 (31.41%) Wireless
12 44 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
13 36 (23.08%) Data Centre
13 36 (23.08%) MPLS
14 35 (22.44%) DNS
14 35 (22.44%) Windows
15 32 (20.51%) BGP
16 29 (18.59%) VMware
17 26 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (16.03%) ITIL
19 24 (15.38%) OSPF
19 24 (15.38%) Network Design
20 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
20 23 (14.74%) Palo Alto
21 22 (14.10%) Active Directory
21 22 (14.10%) DHCP
21 22 (14.10%) Juniper
22 21 (13.46%) IPsec
23 20 (12.82%) VPN

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 12 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.92%) IIS
5 2 (1.28%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.64%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (5.77%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.13%) PaintShop Pro
3 6 (3.85%) MS Office
4 4 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.64%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 145 (92.95%) LAN
2 84 (53.85%) Firewall
3 55 (35.26%) VoIP
4 52 (33.33%) Network Security
5 49 (31.41%) Wireless
6 44 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
7 36 (23.08%) MPLS
8 35 (22.44%) DNS
9 32 (20.51%) BGP
10 24 (15.38%) OSPF
11 22 (14.10%) DHCP
12 21 (13.46%) IPsec
13 20 (12.82%) VPN
14 18 (11.54%) TCP/IP
15 14 (8.97%) HSRP
15 14 (8.97%) SSL
16 12 (7.69%) IP Telephony
16 12 (7.69%) Multicast
17 11 (7.05%) VLAN
17 11 (7.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.28%) GIS
4 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.64%) Lumira
4 1 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.92%) JIRA
3 2 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (7.05%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.21%) Military
4 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.92%) Retail
5 2 (1.28%) Electronics
5 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 30 (19.23%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 21 (13.46%) Firewall Engineer
4 19 (12.18%) Architect
5 11 (7.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (7.05%) Network Architect
6 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) Consultant
6 10 (6.41%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.77%) Network Consultant
7 9 (5.77%) Network Security Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Author
8 7 (4.49%) Integration Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Technical Author
9 6 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.28%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
3 1 (0.64%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.85%) Cryptography
3 6 (3.85%) LPAR
4 5 (3.21%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.92%) Clustering
6 3 (1.92%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) RIA
8 1 (0.64%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.64%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.44%) Windows
2 19 (12.18%) Windows Server
3 18 (11.54%) Unix
4 11 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.13%) Linux
7 3 (1.92%) AIX
7 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.28%) Solaris
9 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.03%) ITIL
2 24 (15.38%) Network Design
3 16 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (8.33%) ITSM
5 12 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.69%) Migration
6 11 (7.05%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.77%) High Availability
7 9 (5.77%) SDLC
7 9 (5.77%) Security Patching
8 8 (5.13%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.49%) Project Management
9 7 (4.49%) Service Management
10 6 (3.85%) Business Continuity
10 6 (3.85%) Data Protection
10 6 (3.85%) Network Management
10 6 (3.85%) Office Automation
10 6 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (3.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.41%) SQL
2 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.28%) C++
3 2 (1.28%) VBScript
4 1 (0.64%) C#
4 1 (0.64%) Embedded C++
4 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.64%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 88 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 86 (55.13%) SC Cleared
3 79 (50.64%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (33.97%) CCNP
5 49 (31.41%) CCNA
6 12 (7.69%) Degree
7 6 (3.85%) CCIE
7 6 (3.85%) CCSE
8 5 (3.21%) CCDP
9 4 (2.56%) CCSA
9 4 (2.56%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (1.92%) MCSE
11 2 (1.28%) CWNA
11 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.28%) MCP
11 2 (1.28%) RHCSA
11 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.64%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) JSP 440
2 4 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (14.10%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.97%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.85%) SCCM
2 6 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (3.21%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.21%) SCOM
3 5 (3.21%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (3.21%) WSUS
4 4 (2.56%) vRealize
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 102 (65.38%) Cisco
2 54 (34.62%) CheckPoint
3 29 (18.59%) VMware
4 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 23 (14.74%) Palo Alto
5 22 (14.10%) Juniper
6 18 (11.54%) HP
7 16 (10.26%) F5
8 13 (8.33%) IBM
9 10 (6.41%) AlgoSec
9 10 (6.41%) Tufin
10 9 (5.77%) Intel Security
10 9 (5.77%) Remedy
11 8 (5.13%) Symantec
12 7 (4.49%) BMC
12 7 (4.49%) Brocade
13 6 (3.85%) Riverbed
14 5 (3.21%) Acronis
14 5 (3.21%) NetApp
15 4 (2.56%) CA
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