Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 25 November 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.

Wireless
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 18 32
Rank change year-on-year -26 +14 +30
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.06% 6.95% 5.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 34.29% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 40
Southampton median daily rate £500 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.23% +49.04%
10th Percentile £370 £363 £209
90th Percentile £680 £438 £400
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.48 £12.39
% change year-on-year -3.53% +8.76% -2.06%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 105 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 21.35% 20.27% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 76 92
Southampton median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £138 £266 £228
90th Percentile £545 £488 £400
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 21
Southampton median hourly rate £20.06 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.33% -32.00% +45.63%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.64 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.02 £25.50 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -21.57% -15.00% -7.69%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Southampton

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Southampton

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Southampton over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wireless in Southampton

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Cutover Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cutover Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware