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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 22 15 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +29
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.70% 8.33% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.15% 36.84% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 2
Median daily rate £388 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
47 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 19.34% 22.62% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 43
Median daily rate £381 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £15.36 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.87% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £35.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £23.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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
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 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) LAN
3 11 (78.57%) WAN
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) VoIP
5 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
6 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 6 (42.86%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
8 4 (28.57%) Network Security
9 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) HP
9 3 (21.43%) SLA
9 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
9 3 (21.43%) Aruba
9 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
9 3 (21.43%) Fault Management
10 2 (14.29%) Network Design
11 1 (7.14%) FortiGate

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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) WAN
3 10 (71.43%) VoIP
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Fault Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
5 3 (21.43%) Aruba
5 3 (21.43%) HP