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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 70 45 75
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Contract jobs citing WAN 52 58 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.58% 3.31% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.26% 15.51% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.07% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £305 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £475 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £65.63 £55.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +378.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £10.75 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £175.00 £12.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.42% -5.00%
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
424 374 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.05% 21.33% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 182 127
Average daily rate £350 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 42
Average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Fareham - 11 £293 - 6
Southampton -5 8 £135 -62.50% 8
Hook -9 8 £118 -64.60% 2
Basingstoke -18 4 £165 -61.17% 1
Portsmouth - 3 £328 - 3
Farnborough -8 2 £375 -13.59%
Ringwood - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Gosport - - - -
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 95 (91.35%) LAN
2 67 (64.42%) Cisco
3 43 (41.35%) Windows
4 36 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (31.73%) Security Cleared
6 32 (30.77%) Firewall
7 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
7 28 (26.92%) ITIL
8 25 (24.04%) SC Cleared
9 24 (23.08%) CCNP
10 23 (22.12%) CCNA
10 23 (22.12%) TCP/IP
11 21 (20.19%) VoIP
12 18 (17.31%) MPLS
12 18 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (16.35%) Wireless
13 17 (16.35%) HP
14 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
14 16 (15.38%) VMware
15 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (12.50%) IP Telephony
16 13 (12.50%) Finance
17 12 (11.54%) Avaya
17 12 (11.54%) VLAN
17 12 (11.54%) Network Security
18 11 (10.58%) Asset Management
18 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (10.58%) Active Directory
18 11 (10.58%) Cisco Nexus
19 10 (9.62%) VPN

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.81%) Lync
2 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (91.35%) LAN
2 32 (30.77%) Firewall
3 23 (22.12%) TCP/IP
4 21 (20.19%) VoIP
5 18 (17.31%) MPLS
5 18 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (16.35%) Wireless
7 13 (12.50%) IP Telephony
8 12 (11.54%) VLAN
8 12 (11.54%) Network Security
9 11 (10.58%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (9.62%) VPN
11 9 (8.65%) SAN
11 9 (8.65%) OSPF
11 9 (8.65%) DNS
12 8 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (7.69%) WLAN
12 8 (7.69%) PBX
12 8 (7.69%) Broadband
13 7 (6.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Ant
1 1 (0.96%) StarTeam
General
1 28 (26.92%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.85%) Legal
5 3 (2.88%) Military
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.27%) Analyst
3 9 (8.65%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.65%) VoIP Engineer
4 8 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (6.73%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Network Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Network Support
6 6 (5.77%) Consultant
6 6 (5.77%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Voice Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (3.85%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Network Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) HTML
2 3 (2.88%) LAMP
3 1 (0.96%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) IVR
2 4 (3.85%) Cryptography
2 4 (3.85%) AVVID
2 4 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.88%) NHS
3 3 (2.88%) Replication
3 3 (2.88%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) CESG
5 1 (0.96%) PKI
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.35%) Windows
2 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.73%) AIX
6 6 (5.77%) Linux
6 6 (5.77%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.88%) UNIX
8 2 (1.92%) Solaris
9 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.96%) CentOS
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) ITIL
2 11 (10.58%) Asset Management
3 8 (7.69%) Network Management
3 8 (7.69%) Telemarketing
4 7 (6.73%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (5.77%) Time Management
5 6 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (4.81%) Service Management
6 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.85%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.85%) ERP
7 4 (3.85%) Project Management
7 4 (3.85%) BCP
7 4 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.88%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.88%) Migration
8 3 (2.88%) Network Design
8 3 (2.88%) Fault Management
9 2 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.88%) VBScript
3 3 (2.88%) C
3 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.96%) Python
4 1 (0.96%) C++
4 1 (0.96%) Perl
4 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (31.73%) Security Cleared
3 25 (24.04%) SC Cleared
4 24 (23.08%) CCNP
5 23 (22.12%) CCNA
6 8 (7.69%) CCIE
7 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.88%) MCP
9 3 (2.88%) MCDST
10 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.92%) MCTS
10 2 (1.92%) Degree
10 2 (1.92%) ISEB
10 2 (1.92%) MCSA
11 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.96%) MCSE
11 1 (0.96%) CCSP
11 1 (0.96%) CCSE
11 1 (0.96%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (3.85%) QA
3 3 (2.88%) SLA
3 3 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.92%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.81%) vSphere
4 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.88%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.88%) Snort
5 3 (2.88%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.92%) Squid
6 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.96%) Firmware
7 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.96%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.88%) SCCM
2 3 (2.88%) SCOM
2 3 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.88%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.92%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.92%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.92%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.96%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.96%) Nagios
4 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 67 (64.42%) Cisco
2 17 (16.35%) HP
3 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.38%) VMware
4 12 (11.54%) Avaya
5 10 (9.62%) CheckPoint
6 9 (8.65%) Juniper
6 9 (8.65%) Blue Coat
7 8 (7.69%) McAfee
8 7 (6.73%) F5
8 7 (6.73%) Remedy
8 7 (6.73%) Oracle
9 5 (4.81%) Citrix
9 5 (4.81%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.85%) EMC
10 4 (3.85%) BT
10 4 (3.85%) Websense
11 3 (2.88%) Verint
11 3 (2.88%) RightFax
11 3 (2.88%) NetApp
Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £420 - £455 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £135.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £135.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago