Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 145 170
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25 -7
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 26 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.73% 0.74% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 3.30% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 15
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £261 £326 £286
90th Percentile £583 £438 £394
South East median daily rate £375 £394 £388
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.61% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -44.44% -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -49.30% +9.23%

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 841 880 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.60% 22.51% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 549 536
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £263
90th Percentile £500 £507 £492
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 71 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £11.74
90th Percentile £46.05 £59.31 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.86% +11.70% +26.83%

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 22 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 November 2017. 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
Basingstoke -30 7 £350 +2.94%
Southampton +1 6 £563 +40.63% 3
Winchester +12 2 £216 +8.13%
Hook - 2 £350 -
Farnborough - 1 £210 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (46.15%) Project Management
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) WAN
5 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (34.62%) Wireless
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (26.92%) SDH
7 7 (26.92%) VoIP
7 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
7 7 (26.92%) DWDM
8 6 (23.08%) LAN
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (15.38%) Internet of Things
10 4 (15.38%) ITIL
10 4 (15.38%) Internet
10 4 (15.38%) VMware
11 3 (11.54%) Office 365
11 3 (11.54%) HP
12 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (7.69%) BBC
12 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 2 (7.69%) QA
12 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (7.69%) Test Management

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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Wireless
3 7 (26.92%) DWDM
3 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
3 7 (26.92%) SDH
3 7 (26.92%) VoIP
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
7 1 (3.85%) Firewall
7 1 (3.85%) Intranet
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MS Access
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Internet of Things
2 2 (7.69%) BBC
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (3.85%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (3.85%) Network Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) APMP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Arqiva
5 1 (3.85%) Aruba
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Meraki
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace