The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 40 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WAN 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.60% - 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% - 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.00%
WAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 51 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.29% 13.42% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 56
Median daily rate £425 £340 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 8
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WAN across the Swindon region.

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WAN across the Swindon region.

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for WAN.

1 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Genesys
6 2 (16.67%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Avaya

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (8.33%) DWDM
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Management
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (8.33%) DNA
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) APMP
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) Brocade
4 2 (16.67%) BT
4 2 (16.67%) Genesys
5 1 (8.33%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) Ciena
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto