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 12 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 43 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.86% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.28% 0.93% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £25.85 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+60.54% +11.42%
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
72 108 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.16% 14.94% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 52
Average daily rate £325 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £418 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 17
Average hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridge +2 9 £300 - 3
Peterborough - 2 £200 - 1
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) C
3 12 (48.00%) C++
3 12 (48.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (44.00%) Bluetooth
5 10 (40.00%) Python
5 10 (40.00%) SSL
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) Perl
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) Internet
5 10 (40.00%) X.509
5 10 (40.00%) REST
5 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (40.00%) 802.15
5 10 (40.00%) HTTP
5 10 (40.00%) Ajax
5 10 (40.00%) JSON
5 10 (40.00%) ZigBee
5 10 (40.00%) 802.1X
6 8 (32.00%) Internet of Things
6 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) VoIP
8 5 (20.00%) High Availability
9 4 (16.00%) Splunk

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (4.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) Bluetooth
3 10 (40.00%) 802.15
3 10 (40.00%) HTTP
3 10 (40.00%) Internet
3 10 (40.00%) SSL
3 10 (40.00%) X.509
3 10 (40.00%) ZigBee
4 6 (24.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.00%) VoIP
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) WAN
8 2 (8.00%) MPLS
9 1 (4.00%) 3G
9 1 (4.00%) DHCP
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) SAN
9 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) TestLink
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (16.00%) Software Team Leader
1 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (8.00%) Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) Analyst
2 2 (8.00%) Architect
2 2 (8.00%) Developer
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) 802.1X
1 10 (40.00%) Ajax
1 10 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) JSON
1 10 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Django
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) Mason
2 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (16.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) BYOD
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 4 (16.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Kanban
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Testing
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C
2 12 (48.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (48.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Perl
3 10 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCNA
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Nagios
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) F5
1 4 (16.00%) Juniper
1 4 (16.00%) Splunk
2 2 (8.00%) Aruba
2 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.00%) FireEye
2 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Siebel
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
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