The table below looks at the statistics for WAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 48 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing WAN 16 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.28% 0.84% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.53% 6.32% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Median daily rate £475 £250 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £320 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +16.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £23.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -21.42%
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
103 95 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.65% 13.27% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 84
Median daily rate £455 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 12
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +64.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £39.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
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 Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing WAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham - 5 £525 -
Chippenham -4 2 £208 -17.00%
Swindon - 2 - - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 32 (84.21%) LAN
2 23 (60.53%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
4 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
5 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (26.32%) CCNP
7 9 (23.68%) Juniper
7 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
7 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
8 8 (21.05%) Migration
9 7 (18.42%) VPN
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (15.79%) MPLS
10 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
11 5 (13.16%) BT
11 5 (13.16%) CCNA
11 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
11 5 (13.16%) Windows
12 4 (10.53%) Internet
12 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.53%) VMware
12 4 (10.53%) Banking
12 4 (10.53%) Brocade
13 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (7.89%) Network Design
13 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
13 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) LAN
2 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (18.42%) VPN
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (15.79%) MPLS
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security
5 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
6 4 (10.53%) Internet
7 3 (7.89%) DHCP
7 3 (7.89%) DNS
7 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (5.26%) DWDM
8 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.26%) VLAN
8 2 (5.26%) WLAN
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco ISE
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Network Designer
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Operations Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) IVR
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Network Design
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (5.26%) Logistics
4 2 (5.26%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (5.26%) Presales
4 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (26.32%) CCNP
4 5 (13.16%) CCNA
5 2 (5.26%) APMP
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Firmware
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
2 9 (23.68%) Juniper
3 5 (13.16%) BT
4 4 (10.53%) Brocade
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Nortel
6 2 (5.26%) Avaya
6 2 (5.26%) Ciena
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Genesys
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.63%) GENBAND
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas
7 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.63%) ZyXEL