The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 26 33 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Contract jobs citing WAN 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 0.79% 1.03% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 3.28% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £500 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -44.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -31.88% -10.00%  

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 Winchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 61 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 19.05% 31.44% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 52 17
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 15
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

WAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WAN in Winchester

WAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WAN in Winchester

WAN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Winchester region with a requirement for WAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper