Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 20 July 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 LAN (WLAN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 57 78
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -17
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.21% 0.38% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.65% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Southampton median daily rate £550 £309 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.85% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £348 £260 £373
% change year-on-year +33.65% -30.20% +14.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £19.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year - +28.21% +44.44%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 84 121 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 17.28% 23.27% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 97 74
Southampton median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £201 £297 £292
90th Percentile £550 £438 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £403 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +7.47% -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Southampton median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -33.33% -55.43%
10th Percentile £11.60 £13.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £25.75 £15.90 £45.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -48.05% +14.07% +22.73%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Southampton

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Southampton

WLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WLAN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Networks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco