The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wide Area Network (WAN)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 54 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 +6  
Contract jobs citing WAN 72 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.01% 3.25% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.82% 14.54% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 38
Median daily rate £450 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £336 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 3
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.76% +218.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +27.34% +2.38%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 404 447 386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.51% 22.36% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 281 233
Median daily rate £406 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% -5.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 37
Median hourly rate £22.50 £47.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.95% +101.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £25.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing WAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WAN in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Hampshire

WAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hook +19 15 £450 +6.50%
Basingstoke 0 14 £425 +41.66% 7
Southampton -4 14 £388 +3.33% 1
Portsmouth -16 4 £380 - 4
Fareham -2 3 £468 +3.88%
Eastleigh - 2 £500 - 2
WAN
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WAN.

1 129 (81.65%) LAN
2 82 (51.90%) Security Cleared
3 80 (50.63%) Firewall
4 75 (47.47%) Cisco
5 61 (38.61%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (35.44%) SC Cleared
7 53 (33.54%) CCNP
8 51 (32.28%) Wireless
9 47 (29.75%) Network Design
10 45 (28.48%) CheckPoint
11 43 (27.22%) Juniper
12 40 (25.32%) ITIL
13 38 (24.05%) Data Centre
14 37 (23.42%) HP
15 36 (22.78%) F5
16 34 (21.52%) Fortinet
17 32 (20.25%) VMware
18 30 (18.99%) Windows
18 30 (18.99%) Riverbed
19 29 (18.35%) Service Management
20 28 (17.72%) ITSM
20 28 (17.72%) TCP/IP
20 28 (17.72%) DNS
20 28 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
20 28 (17.72%) Degree
21 27 (17.09%) CCSE
21 27 (17.09%) CCDP
21 27 (17.09%) CCSA
21 27 (17.09%) FortiGate
22 26 (16.46%) JNCIA

WAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (6.96%) OpenStack
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.27%) SAS
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.80%) Office 365
4 4 (2.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (81.65%) LAN
2 80 (50.63%) Firewall
3 51 (32.28%) Wireless
4 28 (17.72%) DNS
4 28 (17.72%) TCP/IP
5 25 (15.82%) BIG-IP
5 25 (15.82%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (15.19%) VoIP
7 20 (12.66%) BGP
7 20 (12.66%) MPLS
7 20 (12.66%) Network Security
8 16 (10.13%) VPN
9 14 (8.86%) HTTP
9 14 (8.86%) OSPF
10 13 (8.23%) SSL
11 11 (6.96%) HTTPS
11 11 (6.96%) IPsec
12 10 (6.33%) WLAN
13 9 (5.70%) DHCP
14 8 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.59%) MySQL
1 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (6.96%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.80%) Big Data
4 3 (1.90%) MS Access
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (6.96%) Git (software)
1 11 (6.96%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (13.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.16%) Retail
3 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (29.75%) Network Engineer
2 27 (17.09%) Architect
3 11 (6.96%) Analyst
3 11 (6.96%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (6.33%) Network Architect
4 10 (6.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 9 (5.70%) Consultant
5 9 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 7 (4.43%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (3.80%) Design Engineer
7 6 (3.80%) Monitoring Specialist
7 6 (3.80%) Network Analyst
7 6 (3.80%) Network Consultant
7 6 (3.80%) Network Design Engineer
7 6 (3.80%) Network Specialist
7 6 (3.80%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) Elastic Stack
1 11 (6.96%) Sensu
2 1 (0.63%) JSF
2 1 (0.63%) LAMP
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
2 1 (0.63%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.05%) Data Centre
2 19 (12.03%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.23%) Private Cloud
4 12 (7.59%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.96%) Video on Demand
6 9 (5.70%) CESG
7 6 (3.80%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.90%) LPAR
10 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.27%) PKI
10 2 (1.27%) Replication
11 1 (0.63%) Clustering
11 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.63%) e-Health
11 1 (0.63%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.99%) Windows
2 16 (10.13%) Linux
3 12 (7.59%) CentOS
4 10 (6.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.53%) AIX
5 4 (2.53%) Android
5 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.90%) zOS
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (29.75%) Network Design
2 40 (25.32%) ITIL
3 29 (18.35%) Service Management
4 28 (17.72%) ITSM
5 20 (12.66%) DevOps
6 19 (12.03%) Configuration Management
7 17 (10.76%) Network Management
8 12 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.59%) Open Source
9 11 (6.96%) DRM
9 11 (6.96%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 9 (5.70%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (5.70%) Matrix Organization
10 9 (5.70%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.70%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.06%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (4.43%) Office Automation
13 6 (3.80%) Process Improvement
13 6 (3.80%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.76%) SQL
2 12 (7.59%) Perl
2 12 (7.59%) PHP
3 11 (6.96%) Python
4 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 82 (51.90%) Security Cleared
2 61 (38.61%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (35.44%) SC Cleared
4 53 (33.54%) CCNP
5 28 (17.72%) Degree
6 27 (17.09%) CCDP
6 27 (17.09%) CCSA
6 27 (17.09%) CCSE
7 26 (16.46%) JNCIA
7 26 (16.46%) JNCIE
8 25 (15.82%) CCIE
8 25 (15.82%) CCIP
9 21 (13.29%) HP ASE
9 21 (13.29%) HP MASE
10 20 (12.66%) DV Cleared
11 19 (12.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 12 (7.59%) CCNA
13 4 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (1.27%) Master's Degree
15 1 (0.63%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) PMO
2 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.23%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.96%) Docker
3 11 (6.96%) KVM
3 11 (6.96%) Xen
4 2 (1.27%) vCloud
5 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 27 (17.09%) FortiGate
2 11 (6.96%) Ansible
2 11 (6.96%) Grafana
2 11 (6.96%) Kubernetes
2 11 (6.96%) logstash
2 11 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.96%) Puppet
3 6 (3.80%) SCOM
4 4 (2.53%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.90%) Tivoli NetView
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.27%) Netcool
6 2 (1.27%) SCCM
6 2 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (47.47%) Cisco
2 45 (28.48%) CheckPoint
3 43 (27.22%) Juniper
4 37 (23.42%) HP
5 36 (22.78%) F5
6 34 (21.52%) Fortinet
7 32 (20.25%) VMware
8 30 (18.99%) Riverbed
9 25 (15.82%) Aruba
9 25 (15.82%) Microsoft
10 15 (9.49%) Oracle
10 15 (9.49%) Palo Alto
11 12 (7.59%) Red Hat
12 11 (6.96%) SaltStack
12 11 (6.96%) Splunk
13 5 (3.16%) BMC
13 5 (3.16%) Brocade
13 5 (3.16%) Forcepoint
13 5 (3.16%) IBM
13 5 (3.16%) Remedy
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