The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 67 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.26% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 2.22% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£435 - £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £31.75 £11.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +173.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-23.45% +10.95%
Wi-Fi
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 90 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.66% 11.92% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 35 62
Average daily rate £335 £278 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.72% -13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £188 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 45
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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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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
Cambridge -14 2 £410 - 6
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) 2.5G
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) ZigBee

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SMS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) 2.5G
2 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) HP
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