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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South West / Bristol
Rank 51 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 15 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.01% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.85% 3.15% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £370 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -13.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £359
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +109.15%

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
89 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.95% 15.80% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 65
Median daily rate £351 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £30.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
4 7 (41.18%) F5
5 6 (35.29%) WAN
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
6 5 (29.41%) High Availability
6 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
6 5 (29.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (23.53%) FWSM
7 4 (23.53%) Network Security
8 3 (17.65%) VLAN
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
9 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
9 2 (11.76%) Office 365
9 2 (11.76%) Juniper
9 2 (11.76%) HP
9 2 (11.76%) Internet
9 2 (11.76%) DHCP
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) VPN
9 2 (11.76%) DNS
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
4 4 (23.53%) FWSM
4 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) 3G
7 1 (5.88%) ADSL
7 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.88%) MGCP
7 1 (5.88%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) OSPF
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) High Availability
2 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Security
3 1 (5.88%) Email Migration
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.88%) Threat Management
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) APMP
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CCVP
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Nokia
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Lotus
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow