Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 18 January 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 91 100
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9 +48
Contract jobs citing Wireless 60 73 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.72% 2.02% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 8.69% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 70
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -11.11% +45.83%
10th Percentile £150 £250 £212
90th Percentile £440 £458 £488
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 7
Hampshire median hourly rate £11.50 £11.49 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.09% -11.62% +14.54%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.44
90th Percentile £40.73 £19.35 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £28.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year -54.19% +3.18% +53.85%

Wireless 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 804 840 939
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 23.09% 23.21% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 553 556
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £388
10th Percentile £182 £258 £256
90th Percentile £503 £538 £506
South East median daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -0.63% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 78
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% -39.86% +23.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.91 £11.78
90th Percentile £46.17 £53.08 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £17.38 £23.68 £32.50
% change year-on-year -26.63% -27.14% +62.50%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Hampshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wireless in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wireless in Hampshire

Wireless
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 Wireless within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Basingstoke -13 19 £418 +140.29% 3
Hook +3 6 £369 -12.20%
Winchester 0 6 £400 - 2
Fareham +4 5 £150 -53.85% 6
Southampton -9 4 £475 +18.75% 3
Portsmouth +2 3 £111 - 2
Farnborough - 2 £355 -
Waterlooville - 1 £158 -
Wireless
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 24 (40.00%) Cisco
2 23 (38.33%) DNS
2 23 (38.33%) Firewall
3 22 (36.67%) LAN
4 19 (31.67%) WAN
5 18 (30.00%) ITIL
6 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 16 (26.67%) Migration
6 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
7 15 (25.00%) Network Security
7 15 (25.00%) DHCP
8 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (23.33%) Dell
8 14 (23.33%) Citrix
8 14 (23.33%) SC Cleared
9 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
9 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
9 13 (21.67%) Windows
9 13 (21.67%) Internet
10 12 (20.00%) DAB
10 12 (20.00%) Linux
10 12 (20.00%) SSL
10 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
10 12 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (20.00%) NetScaler
11 10 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (16.67%) Regular Expression
11 10 (16.67%) Customer Requirements

Wireless
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 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) DNS
1 23 (38.33%) Firewall
2 22 (36.67%) LAN
3 19 (31.67%) WAN
4 15 (25.00%) DHCP
4 15 (25.00%) Network Security
5 13 (21.67%) Internet
6 12 (20.00%) DAB
6 12 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 12 (20.00%) SSL
7 10 (16.67%) VPN
8 7 (11.67%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (6.67%) BGP
10 4 (6.67%) LTE
10 4 (6.67%) OSPF
11 3 (5.00%) VLAN
12 2 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
12 2 (3.33%) SAN
12 2 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (21.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Architect
2 15 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 6 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Junior
6 3 (5.00%) Junior Architect
6 3 (5.00%) PC Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) PC Rollout Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (3.33%) Network Support
7 2 (3.33%) Risk Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 10 (16.67%) CentOS
4 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) ITIL
2 16 (26.67%) Migration
3 12 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 10 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (16.67%) Email Filtering
4 10 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 8 (13.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
6 5 (8.33%) ITSM
7 4 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (5.00%) Network Management
9 2 (3.33%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.33%) Test Management
9 2 (3.33%) Test Planning
10 1 (1.67%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.67%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) Perl
1 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.33%) CCNP
5 4 (6.67%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.00%) CCDP
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.67%) CCIE
8 1 (1.67%) CCSA
8 1 (1.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 14 (23.33%) Citrix
3 14 (23.33%) Dell
3 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
5 10 (16.67%) Juniper
6 9 (15.00%) HP
7 6 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (5.00%) Brocade
8 3 (5.00%) Fujitsu
8 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) EMC
9 2 (3.33%) F5
9 2 (3.33%) IBM
9 2 (3.33%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle
9 2 (3.33%) SAP
9 2 (3.33%) Symantec
9 2 (3.33%) Veritas