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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank - 37 42
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 2.22% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.21% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £488 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +81.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £22.44 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-27.57% +10.80%
Wi-Fi
Hampshire

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
56 76 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.07% 24.05% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 48 50
Median daily rate £370 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 3
Median hourly rate £18.80 £44.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.26% +90.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 9 (90.00%) SLA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) VoIP
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
1 9 (90.00%) IP Telephony
1 9 (90.00%) Fault Management
1 9 (90.00%) Network Security
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (90.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) NGN
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) IP Telephony
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) Network Security
1 9 (90.00%) VoIP
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) NGN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Palo Alto