The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South West / Bristol
Rank 52 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 17 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.01% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.39% 3.79% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
Median daily rate £370 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £288 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £404 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 132 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.99% 14.73% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 100 68
Median daily rate £360 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £227 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £474 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £30.00 £42.72
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 Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
4 9 (42.86%) F5
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 7 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 7 (33.33%) High Availability
6 6 (28.57%) FWSM
7 4 (19.05%) Network Security
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
9 2 (9.52%) APMP
9 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
9 2 (9.52%) Office 365
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) Time Management
9 2 (9.52%) VLAN
9 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
9 2 (9.52%) DNS
9 2 (9.52%) Broadband
9 2 (9.52%) DHCP
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) FWSM
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 2 (9.52%) Broadband
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) Internet
6 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) ADSL
7 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) PABX
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Technician
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Design
4 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.76%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.76%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) APMP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 9 (42.86%) F5
3 7 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) Nokia
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow