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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 82 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.17% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 1.47% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £373 £288
% change year-on-year
-16.77% +29.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.01%
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
243 136 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.71% 11.39% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 57 71
Average daily rate £400 £330 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -59.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £16.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.20 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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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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 - 6 £425 - 1
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) Network Design
5 5 (33.33%) F5
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) OSPF
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) TACACS
6 4 (26.67%) CCNP
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) DSL
7 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (13.33%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (13.33%) e-Health
8 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) TACACS
5 3 (20.00%) DSL
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) WLAN
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) NX-OS
7 1 (6.67%) HSRP
7 1 (6.67%) WAAS
7 1 (6.67%) FWSM
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) GCC
2 1 (6.67%) SCons
2 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Network Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) e-Health
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Security Management
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) User Stories
3 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) ISSAP
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (13.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) ION Trading
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper