The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 116 92 117
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +25
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 1.18% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 4.75% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £85 £178 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% -40.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £280 £279
% change year-on-year
+30.35% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +77.50%
Wi-Fi
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
558 611 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.58% 24.76% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 249 217
Median daily rate £363 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Reading -10 3 - - 1
Wokingham -3 2 - -
Slough 0 1 £85 -26.08%
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 13 (59.09%) PRINCE2
3 12 (54.55%) ITIL
4 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (45.45%) Project Management
5 10 (45.45%) LTE
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL V3
6 9 (40.91%) VoLTE
6 9 (40.91%) Amdocs
6 9 (40.91%) Ericsson
6 9 (40.91%) MS Project
7 7 (31.82%) Firewall
8 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
8 5 (22.73%) Wireless
8 5 (22.73%) Remedy
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 4 (18.18%) Office 365
9 4 (18.18%) Broadband
9 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.64%) Service Management
10 3 (13.64%) IPsec
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco
10 3 (13.64%) IPv4

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (40.91%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LTE
2 9 (40.91%) VoLTE
3 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) Wireless
5 4 (18.18%) Broadband
5 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.64%) Bluetooth
6 3 (13.64%) IPsec
6 3 (13.64%) IPv4
6 3 (13.64%) IPv6
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) WiMAX
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
8 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.55%) SMTP
8 1 (4.55%) UMTS
8 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Voice Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
1 3 (13.64%) RSS
2 1 (4.55%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) PRINCE2
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Project Management
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.55%) Business Development
8 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
2 3 (13.64%) MCTS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.55%) cPanel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Amdocs
2 9 (40.91%) Ericsson
3 5 (22.73%) Remedy
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) VMware