Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 135 146
Rank change year-on-year -21 +11 +21
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 22 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.59% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 3.36% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 20
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -9.38% +18.52%
10th Percentile £163 £288 £332
90th Percentile £528 £437 £438
South East median daily rate £385 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.39 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.39% +70.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £17.50 £28.13 £22.50
90th Percentile £21.27 £43.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -45.71%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 770 804 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.74% 22.40% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 478 510
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £508 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.51% -41.61% +14.17%
10th Percentile £12.56 £10.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.73 £43.75 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £17.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +29.58% -29.00% +11.11%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Hampshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wi-Fi in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Hampshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Hampshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Hampshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleet - 8 - -
Portsmouth -21 3 £325 -18.75%
Basingstoke +3 2 - - 1
Winchester -7 2 £175 -41.67%
Southampton -27 1 £525 -16.00% 1
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £500 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Wireless
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (45.45%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) CCNP
6 5 (22.73%) Juniper
6 5 (22.73%) C
6 5 (22.73%) Bluetooth
6 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (18.18%) 5G
7 4 (18.18%) Games
7 4 (18.18%) WiMAX
7 4 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) VxWorks
7 4 (18.18%) GSM
7 4 (18.18%) UMTS
7 4 (18.18%) CCIE
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) LTE
7 4 (18.18%) CCDE
7 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) NFC
7 4 (18.18%) 4G
7 4 (18.18%) Data Centre

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Wireless
2 10 (45.45%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) Bluetooth
5 4 (18.18%) 4G
5 4 (18.18%) 5G
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (18.18%) GSM
5 4 (18.18%) LTE
5 4 (18.18%) NFC
5 4 (18.18%) UMTS
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) WiMAX
6 3 (13.64%) BGP
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.64%) FWSM
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) OSPF
6 3 (13.64%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Mercurial
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) GDB
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (9.09%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) VxWorks
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Break/Fix
4 2 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Management
4 2 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (4.55%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) C++
2 5 (22.73%) C
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) CCDE
4 4 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) ACSA
6 1 (4.55%) ACSP
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) Aruba
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) Capita
6 1 (4.55%) Freescale
6 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
6 1 (4.55%) Renesas