The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 75 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 47 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.21% 0.83% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.55% 3.76% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 10
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£388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Average hourly rate £13.73 £13.43 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% -64.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £11.77 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £15.49 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -38.46%
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
407 452 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.13% 22.11% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 245 154
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £195 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 34 38
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 2015.

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
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 31 July 2015. 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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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
Winchester +2 16 £425 +46.55%
Southampton 0 9 £388 +9.15%
Basingstoke -4 8 £275 -15.38%
Farnborough - 2 £470 -
Eastleigh - 1 £175 -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (48.44%) Firewall
2 26 (40.63%) LAN
3 25 (39.06%) Cisco
4 24 (37.50%) WAN
5 19 (29.69%) Windows
5 19 (29.69%) Linux
6 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
6 14 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
7 13 (20.31%) Network Design
8 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
8 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 11 (17.19%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
9 11 (17.19%) CCNA
9 11 (17.19%) SLA
10 10 (15.63%) Network Security
11 9 (14.06%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (14.06%) Nokia
12 8 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (12.50%) Finance
12 8 (12.50%) VoIP
12 8 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (12.50%) Private Cloud
13 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (10.94%) WLAN
13 7 (10.94%) ITIL
13 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
13 7 (10.94%) IP Telephony

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (48.44%) Firewall
2 26 (40.63%) LAN
3 24 (37.50%) WAN
4 14 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (15.63%) Network Security
6 8 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (12.50%) VoIP
7 7 (10.94%) WLAN
7 7 (10.94%) IP Telephony
8 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (9.38%) VPN
9 4 (6.25%) SAN
9 4 (6.25%) Internet
9 4 (6.25%) IPsec
9 4 (6.25%) BGP
10 3 (4.69%) RFID
10 3 (4.69%) LTE
10 3 (4.69%) DNS
10 3 (4.69%) SSL
10 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 13 (20.31%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Architect
2 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 9 (14.06%) Firewall Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) IP Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Security Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Security Specialist
5 4 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior IP Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Network Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) IP Network Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Network Security Specialist
6 3 (4.69%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
1 19 (29.69%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Network Design
2 11 (17.19%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (14.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (10.94%) ITIL
5 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
6 6 (9.38%) Cyber Security
6 6 (9.38%) Fault Management
6 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.38%) Change Management
7 5 (7.81%) Project Management
7 5 (7.81%) Change Control
8 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (6.25%) Malware Detection\Protection
9 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
10 2 (3.13%) CRM
10 2 (3.13%) Migration
10 2 (3.13%) Information Security
10 2 (3.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) C
1 6 (9.38%) Perl
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
2 1 (1.56%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (17.19%) CCNA
3 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.38%) Degree
5 5 (7.81%) HND
6 3 (4.69%) CCNP
7 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.56%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Cisco
2 12 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.06%) Nokia
4 6 (9.38%) Imperva
4 6 (9.38%) NetScout
4 6 (9.38%) Remedy
4 6 (9.38%) McAfee
5 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) VMware
5 5 (7.81%) F5
6 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
6 3 (4.69%) Juniper
7 2 (3.13%) Websense
7 2 (3.13%) Sourcefire
7 2 (3.13%) IronPort
7 2 (3.13%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.56%) Splunk
8 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.56%) 3Com