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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 33 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs citing WAN 30 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.38% 1.63% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.90% 8.59% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 5
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£313 £350 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £249 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £403 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
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
131 128 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.12% 18.99% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 44
Average daily rate £390 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £310 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +7 15 £431 +1.47% 3
Corsham - 5 £220 -
Chippenham - 1 £275 - 4
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (81.63%) LAN
2 30 (61.22%) Cisco
3 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) Juniper
4 21 (42.86%) Firewall
5 17 (34.69%) MPLS
5 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
6 16 (32.65%) VLAN
7 15 (30.61%) VPN
7 15 (30.61%) OSPF
7 15 (30.61%) BGP
8 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (24.49%) CCNP
9 12 (24.49%) Wireless
9 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
10 11 (22.45%) ITIL
11 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
11 10 (20.41%) Network Security
12 9 (18.37%) F5
12 9 (18.37%) Ethernet
13 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
13 8 (16.33%) Network Design
13 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
13 8 (16.33%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (14.29%) JNCIS
14 7 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
14 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 7 (14.29%) Project Management

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (81.63%) LAN
2 21 (42.86%) Firewall
3 17 (34.69%) MPLS
4 16 (32.65%) VLAN
5 15 (30.61%) OSPF
5 15 (30.61%) BGP
5 15 (30.61%) VPN
6 12 (24.49%) Wireless
7 10 (20.41%) Network Security
8 9 (18.37%) Ethernet
9 7 (14.29%) IPv4
9 7 (14.29%) IPv6
9 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (12.24%) HSRP
10 6 (12.24%) IPsec
10 6 (12.24%) VRRP
10 6 (12.24%) H.323
11 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (10.20%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (6.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Network Engineer
1 10 (20.41%) Designer
2 8 (16.33%) Network Support
3 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Network Support Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Network Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Coordinator
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Designer
6 4 (8.16%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (8.16%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) CLAS Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Network Designer
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) Java EE
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) WCF
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XSD
2 1 (2.04%) JMS
2 1 (2.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (12.24%) Cryptography
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) UNIX
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
3 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (16.33%) Network Design
3 8 (16.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 7 (14.29%) Project Management
4 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
6 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.08%) Open Source
8 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.04%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.04%) Network Management
9 1 (2.04%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 14 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (24.49%) CCNP
5 7 (14.29%) JNCIS
6 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.12%) CCNA
7 3 (6.12%) CCIE
8 2 (4.08%) MCSE
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.04%) Degree
9 1 (2.04%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Cisco
2 21 (42.86%) Juniper
3 17 (34.69%) CheckPoint
4 9 (18.37%) F5
5 8 (16.33%) SolarWinds
6 6 (12.24%) Tandberg
7 5 (10.20%) Radware
7 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.12%) HP
8 3 (6.12%) VMware
9 2 (4.08%) Websense
9 2 (4.08%) NetQoS
9 2 (4.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle
10 1 (2.04%) Nokia
10 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.04%) Nortel
10 1 (2.04%) IBM
10 1 (2.04%) Toshiba
10 1 (2.04%) BT
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