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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 58 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 17 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.82% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.56% 1.23% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £360 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.72% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £24.38 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+58.97% +132.14%
Wi-Fi
South West

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
161 81 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.24% 9.04% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 54 64
Median daily rate £365 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.16 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £100.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 12 (60.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Wireless
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Office 365
4 8 (40.00%) Palo Alto
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (25.00%) Puppet
7 5 (25.00%) Ansible
7 5 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) CISSP
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) MPLS
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Google
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
7 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) Mule

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 5 (25.00%) Mule
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 5 (25.00%) MPLS
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (15.00%) ADSL
6 3 (15.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (15.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (15.00%) IPsec
6 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Network Technician
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Service Assurance Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support Technician
3 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CESG
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (20.00%) Service Design
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.00%) Email Migration
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CISSP
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.00%) CCDP
4 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (15.00%) JNCIP
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus