The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 44 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.29% 0.62% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 4.65% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £21.75 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +58.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.75% 13.35% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 14
Average daily rate £340 £285 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £372 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Average hourly rate £23.13 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +45.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Wyse
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
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