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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 30 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.23% 1.19% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 10.53% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £356 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +13.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +53.19%
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
42 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.28% 11.28% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 25
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -61.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (80.00%) IP Telephony
3 8 (80.00%) Network Security
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VoIP
3 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
5 3 (30.00%) Fault Management
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) CCIE
7 1 (10.00%) CCNP
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 8 (80.00%) Network Security
2 8 (80.00%) VoIP
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto