The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 39 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.27% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 1.54% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£128 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 65 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.20% 17.57% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 18
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £370 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 21
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
2 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
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