The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.29% 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
Wi-Fi
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.77% 10.47% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 34
Median daily rate £388 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.10% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £174 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Bedfordshire region.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Bedfordshire region.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -7 1 £425 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (25.00%) 5G
2 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (25.00%) WMI
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) CCENT
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) 5G
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) ICMP
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (25.00%) DSDM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCENT
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (25.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Progress