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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 84 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 27 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.35% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.40% 2.66% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Median daily rate £450 £525 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £400 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £353
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £30.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +48.14%
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
500 527 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.04% 20.67% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 282 278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 14
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 December 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 +18 21 £258 -35.56% 1
Slough +8 1 - - 1
Ascot - 1 £475 -
Bracknell - 1 £450 -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 25 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 25 (62.50%) LTE
2 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 23 (57.50%) Project Management
3 21 (52.50%) Remedy
3 21 (52.50%) Management Information System
3 21 (52.50%) MS Project
3 21 (52.50%) ITIL
3 21 (52.50%) Ericsson
3 21 (52.50%) ITIL V3
3 21 (52.50%) VoLTE
4 6 (15.00%) Firewall
5 5 (12.50%) 3G
5 5 (12.50%) Windows
5 5 (12.50%) 4G
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Aruba
7 3 (7.50%) OSPF
7 3 (7.50%) UMTS
7 3 (7.50%) MS Office
7 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.50%) Retail
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 10

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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 21 (52.50%) MS Project
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (62.50%) LTE
2 21 (52.50%) VoLTE
3 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 5 (12.50%) 3G
4 5 (12.50%) 4G
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.50%) OSPF
5 3 (7.50%) UMTS
6 2 (5.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.00%) DHCP
6 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
6 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) 5G
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) Node B
7 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
General
1 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Billing
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Project Manager
2 21 (52.50%) Voice Project Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Network Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Network Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Core Network Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Core Network Designer
8 1 (2.50%) LTE Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Migration Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.50%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 23 (57.50%) Project Management
3 21 (52.50%) ITIL
3 21 (52.50%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Budget Control
6 1 (2.50%) Change Control
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) SIEM
6 1 (2.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
1 1 (2.50%) C++
1 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.00%) PMP
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) CCIE
3 1 (2.50%) CISM
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.50%) CRISC
3 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.50%) Nessus
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) Ericsson
2 21 (52.50%) Remedy
3 3 (7.50%) Aruba
3 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Amdocs
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.50%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia
5 1 (2.50%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.50%) Qualys
5 1 (2.50%) Samsung
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec