The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.56% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £315 £263
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -39.39%
Network Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 577 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.37% 89.74% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 399 318
Average daily rate £400 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 30
Average hourly rate £16.83 £23.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.15% +75.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Support across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Network Support Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Network Support
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Corsham - 2 £216 -
Swindon - 1 £288 -
Network Support
South West

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Network Support in their job title 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 with Network Support in their job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Juniper
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
3 11 (68.75%) WAN
4 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) Wireless
5 8 (50.00%) VLAN
6 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
6 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
9 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (25.00%) MPLS
9 4 (25.00%) ITIL
10 3 (18.75%) VoIP
10 3 (18.75%) VPN
10 3 (18.75%) Nokia
10 3 (18.75%) HP
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (18.75%) Avaya
10 3 (18.75%) CCNP
10 3 (18.75%) CCNA
10 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
10 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
11 2 (12.50%) VMware
11 2 (12.50%) Workflow
11 2 (12.50%) SCCM

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Network Support in their job title 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 with Network Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) Wireless
3 8 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) Nokia
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Avaya
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) Remedy
7 1 (6.25%) McAfee
7 1 (6.25%) Polycom