The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 118 108 104
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing WLAN 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.27% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.64% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
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£275 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -33.33%
WLAN
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
429 488 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.53% 23.68% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 274 162
Average daily rate £384 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 38 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.46 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £48.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WLAN
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 WLAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke -3 4 £275 -15.38%
Farnborough - 2 £470 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) RFID
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) 3Com
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) FortiGate

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) RFID
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (28.57%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) 3Com