The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 10 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Contract jobs citing Wireless 29 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 12.34% 3.23% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 59.18% 21.82% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 3
Median daily rate £400 £388 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +49.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+45.45% +37.50%
Wireless
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
49 55 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.85% 14.78% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 62
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 35 (100.00%) LAN
2 34 (97.14%) WAN
2 34 (97.14%) Firewall
3 33 (94.29%) Cisco
3 33 (94.29%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
4 31 (88.57%) Security Cleared
4 31 (88.57%) Network Security
5 30 (85.71%) CCNP
6 29 (82.86%) Palo Alto
7 26 (74.29%) VoIP
8 20 (57.14%) CCNA
8 20 (57.14%) CheckPoint
9 18 (51.43%) FortiGate
9 18 (51.43%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
11 12 (34.29%) IP Telephony
11 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (28.57%) Fault Management
12 10 (28.57%) AlgoSec
12 10 (28.57%) Tufin
13 9 (25.71%) SLA
14 3 (8.57%) Network Design
15 2 (5.71%) CCDP
16 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
16 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
16 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
16 1 (2.86%) VPN
16 1 (2.86%) ITIL
16 1 (2.86%) MPLS

Wireless
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 35 (100.00%) LAN
2 34 (97.14%) Firewall
2 34 (97.14%) WAN
3 31 (88.57%) Network Security
4 26 (74.29%) VoIP
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (34.29%) IP Telephony
6 12 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.86%) MPLS
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) Network Engineer
2 21 (60.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Security Engineer
4 12 (34.29%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Network Support
7 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Designer
9 1 (2.86%) Migration Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Network Designer
9 1 (2.86%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Fault Management
2 3 (8.57%) Network Design
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.86%) Migration
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (88.57%) SC Cleared
2 31 (88.57%) Security Cleared
3 30 (85.71%) CCNP
4 20 (57.14%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 29 (82.86%) Palo Alto
3 20 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 10 (28.57%) AlgoSec
4 10 (28.57%) Tufin