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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 104 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 3.53% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Median daily rate £513 £416 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.12% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £328 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
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
455 538 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.75% 21.36% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 282 247
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £59.00
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 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 24 September 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 24 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
Reading +13 4 £550 - 2
Bracknell 0 3 - -
Slough - 2 £85 - 1
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 11 (57.89%) PRINCE2
2 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 6 (31.58%) LTE
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
6 5 (26.32%) VoLTE
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) MS Project
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
6 5 (26.32%) Amdocs
7 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (21.05%) Remedy
7 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
9 2 (10.53%) 3G
9 2 (10.53%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) DHCP
9 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 2 (10.53%) DNS
9 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.53%) PMP

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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LTE
2 5 (26.32%) VoLTE
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) 3G
4 2 (10.53%) 4G
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) Node B
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Voice Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) PRINCE2
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (5.26%) Gantt Chart
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) DBS Check
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) PMP
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (5.26%) CRISC
2 1 (5.26%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.26%) Nessus
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Amdocs
2 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
3 4 (21.05%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec