The table below looks at the statistics for WAAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAAS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WAAS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £155
% change year-on-year
- +206.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WAAS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 56 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.04% 13.18% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 32 29
Average daily rate £350 £420 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £22.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -55.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

WAAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WAAS across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WAAS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton