Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 136 144
Rank change year-on-year -31 +8 +27
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 18 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.47% 0.79% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 3.34% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 22
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £163 £205 £326
90th Percentile £490 £579 £438
South East median daily rate £350 £373 £388
% change year-on-year -6.04% -3.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.15 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.89% +70.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £17.50 £29.63 £17.70
90th Percentile £27.41 £43.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £22.15 £26.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -15.63% +45.83% -48.57%

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 820 839 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.41% 23.79% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 480 541
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £303 £212 £250
90th Percentile £575 £501 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 49 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -20.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.20 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.07% -33.00% +5.26%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 - 4 - - 1
Eastleigh - 3 - - 1
Portsmouth - 3 £325 - 1
Winchester -1 2 £175 -19.08%
Hook +2 1 £400 +14.29% 1
Romsey - 1 £500 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (61.11%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) CCNP
6 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 5 (27.78%) Network Security
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) CCIE
9 4 (22.22%) CCNA
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) MCSE
9 4 (22.22%) HP
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Juniper
9 4 (22.22%) CCDE
9 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (22.22%) Network Security Management
9 4 (22.22%) Security Management
9 4 (22.22%) Network Management
9 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 4 (22.22%) Workshop Facilitation
10 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

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 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) BGP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
6 3 (16.67%) FWSM
6 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 3 (16.67%) TACACS
6 3 (16.67%) WPA2
7 1 (5.56%) 3G
7 1 (5.56%) 4G
7 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
7 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) C Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Network Management
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security Management
1 4 (22.22%) Security Management
1 4 (22.22%) Workshop Facilitation
2 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Break/Fix
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) CCDE
5 4 (22.22%) CCIE
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) MCSE
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) ACSA
6 1 (5.56%) ACSP
6 1 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Aruba