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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Rank 53 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing WAN 13 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.83% 2.32% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.55% 16.46% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 19
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£350 £358 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -12.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £252 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £495 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £20.09
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.01%
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
152 79 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.35% 14.08% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 39 69
Average daily rate £400 £383 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 4 - - 3
Chippenham - - - - 3
Corsham - - - -
Salisbury - - - - 1
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (36.36%) CCNP
4 8 (36.36%) CCNA
5 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) BT
8 4 (18.18%) Statistics
8 4 (18.18%) HP NNM
8 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 4 (18.18%) Service Management
8 4 (18.18%) Firewall
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 4 (18.18%) ATM
8 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
8 4 (18.18%) Avaya
8 4 (18.18%) OpenView
8 4 (18.18%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (18.18%) Nortel
8 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) Network Management
8 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
1 4 (18.18%) AutoCAD
2 2 (9.09%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) ATM
2 4 (18.18%) Multicast
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.64%) FWSM
3 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (13.64%) VoIP
3 3 (13.64%) BGP
3 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) WLAN
5 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Network Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
2 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Network Management
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
2 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
2 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
3 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) PMP
4 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) OpenView
1 4 (18.18%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (18.18%) HP NNM
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) BT
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Nortel
3 4 (18.18%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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