Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 157 131
Rank change year-on-year -1 -26 +17
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 20 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.57% 0.56% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 2.69% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 18
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79% -14.71%
10th Percentile £180 £163 £284
90th Percentile £493 £528 £432
South East median daily rate £350 £390 £390
% change year-on-year -10.26% - -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Hampshire median hourly rate - £19.39 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -54.39% -
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £19.69 £19.00
% change year-on-year +33.30% +3.64% -

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 700 781 823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.78% 20.94% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 369 493
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £265 £268 £263
90th Percentile £525 £571 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 70 59
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.99% +12.37% -37.32%
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.68 £10.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.03 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £17.43
% change year-on-year +21.74% +31.98% -30.29%

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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
Southampton +10 5 £400 -23.81% 1
Hook +3 5 £400 -5.88% 2
Basingstoke +5 3 - - 3
Fareham -4 2 £180 - 2
Portsmouth -1 1 £230 -29.23%
Andover - 1 £280 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (35.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) Aruba
5 5 (25.00%) F5
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (20.00%) Google
6 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) MCP
6 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (20.00%) Apple
7 3 (15.00%) Broadband
7 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) SDH
7 3 (15.00%) VoIP
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (15.00%) DWDM

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:

Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) LAN
1 10 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (15.00%) Broadband
4 3 (15.00%) DWDM
4 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.00%) MQTT
4 3 (15.00%) SDH
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) WPA
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) H.323
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) French Language
4 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Telephony Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Line Management
2 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.00%) OSCP
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) KVM
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) Aruba
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Apple
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Google
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Veeam