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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing WAN 11 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.62% 4.81% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.78% 25.38% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 7
Median daily rate £253 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.34% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £250 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £363 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £355
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -9.09%

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
102 130 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.98% 18.95% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 91 61
Median daily rate £365 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £363 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.88% -20.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Swindon -17 5 £240 -33.79% 1
Salisbury - 2 £365 -
Chippenham 0 1 - -
WAN
South West

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) Firewall
4 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) Juniper
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) Migration
8 7 (25.00%) VMware
8 7 (25.00%) VPN
8 7 (25.00%) Wireless
8 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.00%) Citrix
8 7 (25.00%) SIEM
8 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
8 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) BT
10 4 (14.29%) Information Security Management
10 4 (14.29%) Security Management
10 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
10 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.29%) Information Security
10 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
10 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint

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 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) LAN
2 13 (46.43%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) DNS
4 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (25.00%) VPN
4 7 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 4 (14.29%) Internet
5 4 (14.29%) SSL
5 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.14%) DWDM
7 1 (3.57%) CTI
7 1 (3.57%) DHCP
7 1 (3.57%) MPLS
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security
7 1 (3.57%) SAN
7 1 (3.57%) Skype
7 1 (3.57%) Softphone
7 1 (3.57%) VPLS
7 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Integration Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Migration
2 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (25.00%) SIEM
3 4 (14.29%) Data Encryption
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (14.29%) Network Segmentation
3 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Security Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (7.14%) Presales
5 2 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) SANS
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Juniper
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) BT
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) Aruba
5 4 (14.29%) Brocade
5 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.29%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.14%) Ciena
7 1 (3.57%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (3.57%) GENBAND
7 1 (3.57%) Genesys
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
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