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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 56 64 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Contract jobs citing WAN 66 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.26% 2.59% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 15.38% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 20
Median daily rate £400 £356 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.83 £15.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.86% -70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +31.42%
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
484 351 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.92% 16.83% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 207 212
Median daily rate £375 £390 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 25 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.75 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Portsmouth - 16 £425 - 3
Southampton +18 9 £375 +3.44% 4
Basingstoke -12 7 £400 +4.57% 5
Havant +16 6 £300 -25.00%
Hook +2 6 £424 +21.07%
Farnborough +4 3 £336 - 2
Gosport - 3 £530 -
Fareham - 2 £375 - 2
WAN
South East

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 142 (91.61%) LAN
2 91 (58.71%) Cisco
3 80 (51.61%) Security Cleared
4 77 (49.68%) SC Cleared
5 72 (46.45%) Firewall
6 68 (43.87%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (28.39%) VoIP
8 43 (27.74%) Network Security
9 42 (27.10%) CCNP
9 42 (27.10%) CheckPoint
10 40 (25.81%) Windows
11 37 (23.87%) CCNA
11 37 (23.87%) Wireless
12 34 (21.94%) MPLS
13 33 (21.29%) Cisco ASA
14 32 (20.65%) Data Centre
14 32 (20.65%) DNS
14 32 (20.65%) VMware
15 30 (19.35%) BGP
16 28 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (16.13%) Network Design
18 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
18 24 (15.48%) ITIL
19 22 (14.19%) OSPF
19 22 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
20 21 (13.55%) Juniper
20 21 (13.55%) Unix
20 21 (13.55%) HP
20 21 (13.55%) DHCP
21 20 (12.90%) Active Directory

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 15 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.58%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.94%) IIS
5 2 (1.29%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.65%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (9.03%) MS Visio
2 13 (8.39%) PaintShop Pro
3 7 (4.52%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.23%) MS Office
5 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 142 (91.61%) LAN
2 72 (46.45%) Firewall
3 44 (28.39%) VoIP
4 43 (27.74%) Network Security
5 37 (23.87%) Wireless
6 34 (21.94%) MPLS
7 33 (21.29%) Cisco ASA
8 32 (20.65%) DNS
9 30 (19.35%) BGP
10 22 (14.19%) OSPF
11 21 (13.55%) DHCP
12 19 (12.26%) IPsec
12 19 (12.26%) VPN
13 17 (10.97%) TCP/IP
14 14 (9.03%) SSL
15 12 (7.74%) HSRP
15 12 (7.74%) IP Telephony
15 12 (7.74%) Multicast
16 11 (7.10%) Internet
17 10 (6.45%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.29%) GIS
4 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.65%) Lumira
4 1 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.65%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.94%) JIRA
3 2 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.65%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (8.39%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.74%) Finance
3 5 (3.23%) Military
4 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.94%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.94%) Electronics
5 3 (1.94%) Marketing
5 3 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (38.06%) Network Engineer
2 20 (12.90%) Architect
3 16 (10.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 12 (7.74%) Firewall Engineer
5 11 (7.10%) Author
5 11 (7.10%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (7.10%) Network Architect
5 11 (7.10%) Technical Author
6 10 (6.45%) Consultant
6 10 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 9 (5.81%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Network Consultant
9 7 (4.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Design Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.87%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.87%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.29%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.65%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.87%) Cryptography
3 6 (3.87%) LPAR
4 5 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.94%) Clustering
6 3 (1.94%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.94%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.65%) EPoS
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) RIA
7 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.81%) Windows
2 21 (13.55%) Unix
3 18 (11.61%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (5.81%) Linux
7 3 (1.94%) AIX
7 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.13%) Network Design
2 24 (15.48%) ITIL
3 22 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (10.32%) ITSM
5 12 (7.74%) Migration
5 12 (7.74%) SDLC
6 11 (7.10%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.10%) Load Balancing
7 10 (6.45%) High Availability
8 8 (5.16%) Business Continuity
8 8 (5.16%) Project Management
8 8 (5.16%) Security Patching
8 8 (5.16%) Service Management
9 7 (4.52%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.52%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (3.87%) Data Protection
10 6 (3.87%) Network Management
10 6 (3.87%) Office Automation
11 5 (3.23%) ITIL V3
12 4 (2.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.81%) SQL
2 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.29%) C++
3 2 (1.29%) VBScript
4 1 (0.65%) C#
4 1 (0.65%) Embedded C++
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 80 (51.61%) Security Cleared
2 77 (49.68%) SC Cleared
3 68 (43.87%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (27.10%) CCNP
5 37 (23.87%) CCNA
6 13 (8.39%) Degree
7 9 (5.81%) CCIE
8 6 (3.87%) CCSE
9 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (2.58%) CCSA
10 4 (2.58%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.58%) MCSE
11 3 (1.94%) CCDP
11 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (1.29%) CWNA
12 2 (1.29%) MCP
12 2 (1.29%) RHCSA
12 2 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) JSP 440
1 4 (2.58%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.29%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (3.87%) vRealize
2 5 (3.23%) SCCM
3 4 (2.58%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.58%) SCOM
3 4 (2.58%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (2.58%) WSUS
4 3 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.94%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) vMotion
Vendors
1 91 (58.71%) Cisco
2 42 (27.10%) CheckPoint
3 32 (20.65%) VMware
4 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
5 21 (13.55%) HP
5 21 (13.55%) Juniper
6 16 (10.32%) F5
6 16 (10.32%) IBM
7 8 (5.16%) BMC
7 8 (5.16%) Intel Security
7 8 (5.16%) Remedy
7 8 (5.16%) Symantec
8 7 (4.52%) Avaya
8 7 (4.52%) BT
8 7 (4.52%) NetApp
8 7 (4.52%) Palo Alto
9 6 (3.87%) Brocade
9 6 (3.87%) CA
9 6 (3.87%) Riverbed
10 5 (3.23%) SAP
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