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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 42 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing WAN 19 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.74% 3.18% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.12% 20.00% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £325 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -23.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £235 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +8.10%
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
111 100 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.99% 15.90% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 67 57
Average daily rate £438 £335 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% -6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £232 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £19.00 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £25.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -10 9 £325 +11.68% 1
Trowbridge - 2 £550 - 1
Chippenham - 1 - -
Corsham - - - -
Calne - - - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 24 (70.59%) Cisco
3 21 (61.76%) Firewall
4 18 (52.94%) VPN
5 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (44.12%) Juniper
6 13 (38.24%) McAfee
6 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) CCNA
7 12 (35.29%) MPLS
7 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
7 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
8 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
8 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
8 11 (32.35%) VoIP
9 10 (29.41%) Avaya
9 10 (29.41%) Wireless
9 10 (29.41%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
11 8 (23.53%) Blackberry
11 8 (23.53%) WLAN
11 8 (23.53%) Polycom
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (20.59%) DHCP
12 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
12 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (20.59%) VLAN
12 7 (20.59%) Network Security
13 6 (17.65%) Finance

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Lync
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 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 21 (61.76%) Firewall
3 18 (52.94%) VPN
4 12 (35.29%) MPLS
5 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
5 11 (32.35%) VoIP
6 10 (29.41%) Wireless
7 8 (23.53%) WLAN
8 7 (20.59%) DHCP
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) VLAN
8 7 (20.59%) Network Security
9 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
9 5 (14.71%) Internet
10 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
11 3 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (8.82%) SMTP
12 2 (5.88%) H.323
12 2 (5.88%) IPsec
12 2 (5.88%) BGP
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 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Designer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Network Support
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Network Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Designer
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Java EE
1 2 (5.88%) JSON
1 2 (5.88%) SOAP
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) XSD
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
1 2 (5.88%) WSDL
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
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
1 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
3 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) SIEM
4 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Network Management
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.82%) Release Management
5 2 (5.88%) BPMN
5 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.88%) BPEL
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (35.29%) CCNA
2 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (14.71%) MCSE
6 4 (11.76%) CCNP
7 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
8 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
8 2 (5.88%) PMP
8 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.94%) VCP4
9 1 (2.94%) CCIE
9 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.94%) MCSA
9 1 (2.94%) HND
9 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
1 2 (5.88%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Juniper
3 13 (38.24%) McAfee
3 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) Avaya
5 8 (23.53%) Polycom
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (14.71%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.88%) Computacenter
7 2 (5.88%) BT
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) Nokia
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) Remedy
8 1 (2.94%) BMC
8 1 (2.94%) VMware
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