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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 101 110 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.44% 0.87% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.71% 3.30% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 1
Median daily rate £410 £370 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.81% +184.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -6.66% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £25.85
% change year-on-year -27.50% +54.73%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 467 576 395
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 25.69% 26.48% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 368 202
Median daily rate £410 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 23 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% -1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.75 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 2 - -
Basingstoke +8 1 - - 1
Hook +6 1 £300 -42.85%
Fareham - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £440 - 1
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) DWDM
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) SDH
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Network Design
5 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper

Wi-Fi
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) DWDM
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) SDH
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) APMP
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (8.33%) BT