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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 81 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 26 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 0.36% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 1.60% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 18
Median daily rate - £465 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £41.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-57.83% +93.02%

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
442 561 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.95% 22.28% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 288 316
Median daily rate £400 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £23.95 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +25 23 - -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 40 (81.63%) Microsoft
2 39 (79.59%) Telecoms
2 39 (79.59%) LTE
3 38 (77.55%) MS Excel
4 36 (73.47%) Remedy
4 36 (73.47%) Project Management
4 36 (73.47%) Ericsson
4 36 (73.47%) MS Project
4 36 (73.47%) ITIL
4 36 (73.47%) PRINCE2
4 36 (73.47%) Management Information System
4 36 (73.47%) ITIL V3
4 36 (73.47%) VoLTE
5 5 (10.20%) MGW
6 3 (6.12%) 4G
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.12%) Aruba
6 3 (6.12%) Samsung
6 3 (6.12%) Firewall
6 3 (6.12%) Windows
6 3 (6.12%) UMTS
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco
6 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.12%) 3G
6 3 (6.12%) OSPF
6 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.08%) VPN
7 2 (4.08%) MS Office

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:

Applications
1 38 (77.55%) MS Excel
2 36 (73.47%) MS Project
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (79.59%) LTE
2 36 (73.47%) VoLTE
3 5 (10.20%) MGW
4 3 (6.12%) 3G
4 3 (6.12%) 4G
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.12%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) OSPF
4 3 (6.12%) UMTS
5 2 (4.08%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) 2G
6 1 (2.04%) BGP
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.04%) GGSN
6 1 (2.04%) IMAP
6 1 (2.04%) SGSN
6 1 (2.04%) SMPP
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
General
1 39 (79.59%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Project Manager
2 36 (73.47%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (20.41%) Core Network Project Manager
3 10 (20.41%) Network Manager
3 10 (20.41%) Network Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Messaging Architect
7 1 (2.04%) 3G Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Cabling Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) CORBA
1 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (73.47%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) ITIL
1 36 (73.47%) ITIL V3
1 36 (73.47%) PRINCE2
1 36 (73.47%) Project Management
2 2 (4.08%) Service Design
2 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.04%) Coaching
3 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
3 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.04%) Migration
3 1 (2.04%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) Python
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.04%) CCIE
2 1 (2.04%) CCNP
2 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) Microsoft
2 36 (73.47%) Ericsson
2 36 (73.47%) Remedy
3 3 (6.12%) Aruba
3 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) Samsung
4 2 (4.08%) Amdocs
4 2 (4.08%) F5
4 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.04%) Nokia
5 1 (2.04%) Nokia Networks