Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 170 136
Rank change year-on-year +55 -34 +13
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 32 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.12% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.75% 1.97% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 12
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £276 £406 £200
90th Percentile £538 £525 £609
South East median daily rate £413 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +11.86% -1.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £24.91 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.67% -41.39% +70.00%
10th Percentile £20.38 £22.42 £22.65
90th Percentile £25.13 £40.96 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £24.91 £19.50
% change year-on-year +16.42% +27.74% +14.71%

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 557 812 816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.52% 21.45% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 477 438
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £232 £300 £169
90th Percentile £538 £550 £518
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 49
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +36.68% +7.31%
10th Percentile £17.68 £12.48 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.09
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +72.50% +14.29% -20.90%

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020. 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 +26 8 £525 -
Southampton - 6 £450 - 1
Hook +9 5 £400 -20.00%
Fareham +10 3 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £325 - 1
Winchester - 1 £375 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Firewall
3 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 9 (28.13%) WAN
5 8 (25.00%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) LAN
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) BGP
6 7 (21.88%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) F5
6 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
7 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.63%) Broadband
8 5 (15.63%) SCCM
8 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (15.63%) Aruba
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (15.63%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (12.50%) MQTT
9 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
9 4 (12.50%) Android
9 4 (12.50%) WPA
9 4 (12.50%) VMware
9 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
9 4 (12.50%) MPLS
9 4 (12.50%) EIGRP

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 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (25.00%) VPN
4 7 (21.88%) BGP
5 5 (15.63%) Broadband
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (12.50%) DNS
6 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) MQTT
6 4 (12.50%) WLAN
6 4 (12.50%) WPA
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (9.38%) DHCP
7 3 (9.38%) DMVPN
7 3 (9.38%) DMZ
8 2 (6.25%) IPsec
8 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Android
2 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) High Availability
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Network Management
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.13%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Content Management
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.13%) Network Design
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) CCIE
3 4 (12.50%) CCNA
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) CCDP
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.13%) CCA
6 1 (3.13%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.13%) VCAP
6 1 (3.13%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Cisco
2 10 (31.25%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.88%) F5
4 5 (15.63%) Aruba
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) Avaya
6 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) Meraki
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) Apple
7 2 (6.25%) Google
7 2 (6.25%) Ivanti
7 2 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (6.25%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy