The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 96 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing WLAN 20 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.09% 0.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £425
% change year-on-year -7.69% -23.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +16.27%  

WLAN 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 480 582 397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.13% 26.75% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 373 203
Median daily rate £409 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.85% -10.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £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 43 23 38
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 £13.70 £15.75 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Hampshire

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Hampshire

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WLAN in Hampshire

WLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WLAN in Hampshire

WLAN
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 WLAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Basingstoke +12 14 - - 2
Fareham - 2 £324 -
Southampton +7 1 £550 +69.23%
Eastleigh - 1 £513 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 14 (53.85%) Bluetooth
2 12 (46.15%) WAN
2 12 (46.15%) NFC
3 9 (34.62%) LTE
3 9 (34.62%) RFID
4 8 (30.77%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (19.23%) Electronics
6 5 (19.23%) CCNP
7 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 4 (15.38%) BMC
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Remedy
7 4 (15.38%) ITSM
7 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (15.38%) Service Management
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
7 4 (15.38%) CESG
7 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
7 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (15.38%) Android
7 4 (15.38%) AirWatch
7 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (11.54%) 5G
8 3 (11.54%) Network Security

WLAN
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 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Bluetooth
2 12 (46.15%) NFC
2 12 (46.15%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) LTE
3 9 (34.62%) RFID
4 8 (30.77%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) 2G
5 3 (11.54%) 3G
5 3 (11.54%) 5G
5 3 (11.54%) Firewall
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 5 (19.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Radio Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Network Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Electronics Test Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Specialist
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Head of Networks
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) RF Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.85%) RF Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CESG
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
1 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
1 4 (15.38%) ITSM
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (15.38%) Service Management
1 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (7.69%) Line Management
2 2 (7.69%) Network Management
2 2 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (19.23%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) BMC
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.85%) EMC
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) Motorola