The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 32 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.43% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £294 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +44.44%
WLAN
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
39 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.60% 11.08% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 26
Median daily rate £375 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
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%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

WLAN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless

WLAN
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 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat