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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 33 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.85% 0.55% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.94% 2.86% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £128 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.97% +60.00%
Wi-Fi
Cambridgeshire

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
69 70 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.88% 19.18% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 24
Median daily rate £413 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 13
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 16 (69.57%) C
2 14 (60.87%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) Bluetooth
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) Python
4 12 (52.17%) Perl
5 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) HTTP
5 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (47.83%) SSL
5 11 (47.83%) Internet
5 11 (47.83%) 802.15
5 11 (47.83%) X.509
5 11 (47.83%) Ajax
5 11 (47.83%) JSON
5 11 (47.83%) ZigBee
5 11 (47.83%) REST
5 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
5 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
5 11 (47.83%) 802.1X
6 9 (39.13%) Internet of Things
7 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
8 6 (26.09%) High Availability
9 5 (21.74%) Smart Meter
10 4 (17.39%) LAN
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.35%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Bluetooth
2 11 (47.83%) 802.15
2 11 (47.83%) HTTP
2 11 (47.83%) Internet
2 11 (47.83%) SSL
2 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (47.83%) X.509
2 11 (47.83%) ZigBee
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) 3G
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Robot Framework
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.35%) TestLink
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Software Team Leader
2 4 (17.39%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Python Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Functional Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) 802.1X
1 11 (47.83%) Ajax
1 11 (47.83%) AngularJS
1 11 (47.83%) CSS
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) JSON
1 11 (47.83%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Django
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) Mason
2 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Internet of Things
2 5 (21.74%) Smart Meter
3 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) High Availability
4 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Testing
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.35%) Transition Management
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C
2 14 (60.87%) C++
3 13 (56.52%) Python
4 12 (52.17%) Perl
5 11 (47.83%) Bash Shell
5 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
8 1 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Siebel