The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 36 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing WAN 24 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.69% 2.75% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.83% 16.47% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 12
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£460 £341 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.89% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.22 - £105.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 - £38.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 - £173.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
WAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 85 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.59% 16.70% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 46 68
Average daily rate £438 £327 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.79% -11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £115.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -87.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £42.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

WAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

WAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

WAN
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WAN Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WAN across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WAN Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

WAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WAN Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WAN
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 WAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Swindon -11 12 £325 -4.69% 1
Chippenham - 1 - - 1
Corsham - - - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 29 (85.29%) LAN
2 27 (79.41%) Cisco
3 22 (64.71%) Firewall
4 19 (55.88%) VPN
5 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (44.12%) CCNA
7 14 (41.18%) Juniper
8 13 (38.24%) McAfee
9 12 (35.29%) MPLS
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 12 (35.29%) VoIP
9 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
10 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
11 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
11 10 (29.41%) Wireless
11 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
11 10 (29.41%) Avaya
11 10 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (26.47%) Network Security
13 8 (23.53%) Polycom
13 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
13 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
13 8 (23.53%) WLAN
13 8 (23.53%) Windows
14 7 (20.59%) DHCP
14 7 (20.59%) DNS
14 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (20.59%) CCNP
14 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (14.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
1 2 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) LAN
2 22 (64.71%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) VPN
4 12 (35.29%) MPLS
4 12 (35.29%) VoIP
5 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
6 10 (29.41%) Wireless
7 9 (26.47%) Network Security
8 8 (23.53%) WLAN
9 7 (20.59%) DHCP
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
10 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) VLAN
11 5 (14.71%) Internet
11 5 (14.71%) Ethernet
12 4 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (8.82%) SMTP
13 3 (8.82%) BGP
14 2 (5.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) OLTP
1 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Network Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Junior
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) SOAP
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) XSD
1 2 (5.88%) WSDL
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
1 2 (5.88%) Java EE
1 2 (5.88%) JSON
1 2 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.82%) Handset
4 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
4 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.71%) Network Management
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) SIEM
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) Release Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCNA
3 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) CCNP
6 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (14.71%) MCSE
8 3 (8.82%) PMP
8 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
9 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
9 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.94%) Degree
10 1 (2.94%) MCSA
10 1 (2.94%) CCIE
10 1 (2.94%) HND
10 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
1 2 (5.88%) COBIT
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) OpenView
1 2 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (5.88%) HP NNM
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) Juniper
3 13 (38.24%) McAfee
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (29.41%) Avaya
6 8 (23.53%) Polycom
7 5 (14.71%) SonicWALL
8 4 (11.76%) HP
9 3 (8.82%) BT
9 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.88%) Computacenter
10 2 (5.88%) IBM
10 2 (5.88%) Oracle
10 2 (5.88%) Nokia
10 2 (5.88%) Tandberg
10 2 (5.88%) F5
11 1 (2.94%) BMC
11 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
11 1 (2.94%) Remedy
11 1 (2.94%) VMware
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