The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 76 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 5.41% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate
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- £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £300 £273
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +64.15%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 148 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.41% 14.19% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 56
Average daily rate £330 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £238 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £481 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £31.49 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.71% +59.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.82 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 5 - -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi.

1 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) SLA
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) PMI
5 3 (18.75%) PMP
5 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Network Management
6 2 (12.50%) Lync
6 2 (12.50%) F5
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) PDA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Broadband
3 1 (6.25%) GPRS
3 1 (6.25%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
2 1 (6.25%) Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PMI
2 2 (12.50%) PDA
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 2 (12.50%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) PMP
4 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.25%) HNC
6 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) BS15000
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy