The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 110 113 114
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing WLAN 13 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 1.46% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +37.03%
WLAN
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
548 618 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.38% 24.91% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 251 218
Median daily rate £365 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £200
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 33 11
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 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WLAN
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 WLAN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +1 11 £375 +30.43% 1
Slough +3 1 £310 -
WLAN
South East

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 26 (100.00%) LAN
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (57.69%) Cisco
3 15 (57.69%) CCNP
4 14 (53.85%) WAN
5 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (30.77%) Firewall
6 8 (30.77%) Wireless
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) VoIP
8 4 (15.38%) VPN
8 4 (15.38%) Internet
8 4 (15.38%) QA
8 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
9 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
9 3 (11.54%) Finance
9 3 (11.54%) MPLS
9 3 (11.54%) Juniper
9 3 (11.54%) CCNA
9 3 (11.54%) PBX
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL
10 2 (7.69%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) SOA
10 2 (7.69%) Web Services
10 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
10 2 (7.69%) HP
10 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
10 2 (7.69%) IVR

WLAN
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 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) LAN
2 14 (53.85%) WAN
3 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Wireless
4 5 (19.23%) VoIP
5 4 (15.38%) Internet
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) MPLS
6 3 (11.54%) PBX
7 2 (7.69%) Network Security
8 1 (3.85%) Broadband
8 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.85%) SAN
8 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
General
1 13 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) WLAN Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Support
4 3 (11.54%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Commercial Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 1 (3.85%) CCTV
4 1 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Project Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) SOA
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) AOP
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (57.69%) CCNP
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) CCDP
5 1 (3.85%) CCIE
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.69%) F5
3 2 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Aruba
4 1 (3.85%) Brocade
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) TippingPoint
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