The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 101 95 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -54
Contract jobs citing Wireless 11 22 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 1.29% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 6.71% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 26
Average daily rate £278 £220 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.13% -32.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £220 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
- -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.80 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £37.50 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -1.53%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
411 328 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.80% 19.23% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 179 158
Average daily rate £350 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 58 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Hampshire region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +20 3 - - 2
Fareham - 2 £255 -
Southampton - 1 - - 1
Hook - 1 £400 -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Lymington - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) MS Office
3 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) VoIP
6 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.86%) LAN
7 8 (22.86%) EMC
8 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
8 7 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (20.00%) Handset
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 6 (17.14%) Lync
9 6 (17.14%) Firewall
9 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
10 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 5 (14.29%) WLAN
10 5 (14.29%) WAN
10 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (14.29%) MPLS
11 4 (11.43%) Project Management
11 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
11 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (11.43%) VMware

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (17.14%) Lync
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) VoIP
2 8 (22.86%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
4 5 (14.29%) WLAN
4 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 5 (14.29%) MPLS
5 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.57%) RFID
7 2 (5.71%) Frame Relay
7 2 (5.71%) IPsec
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) WAAS
8 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.86%) DNS
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) HTTP
8 1 (2.86%) DHCP
8 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
4 4 (11.43%) Network Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Voice Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (20.00%) Handset
2 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) Physics
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
3 4 (11.43%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.43%) Network Design
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) Change Control
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.86%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) Degree
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CCDP
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) MCP
6 1 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.86%) EMC
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) Polycom
6 2 (5.71%) Google
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) BT
7 1 (2.86%) NEC
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago