The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 172 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 2.15% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Average daily rate
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£250 £320 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.70 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £23.20 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-23.49% +61.39%
Wi-Fi
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
656 698 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.23% 11.67% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 449 519
Average daily rate £388 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 45
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.75 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.40 £157.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (44.12%) MS Office
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Linux
4 10 (29.41%) LAN
4 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 10 (29.41%) Google
4 10 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (26.47%) Google Apps
5 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
5 9 (26.47%) Android
5 9 (26.47%) Mac OS
6 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (23.53%) Firewall
7 7 (20.59%) DNS
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
7 7 (20.59%) MySQL
7 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
8 6 (17.65%) CentOS
8 6 (17.65%) Perl
8 6 (17.65%) Apache
8 6 (17.65%) Python
8 6 (17.65%) ITSM
8 6 (17.65%) Service Management
8 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
9 5 (14.71%) Juniper
9 5 (14.71%) LAMP
9 5 (14.71%) Broadband

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) LAN
1 10 (29.41%) Wireless
2 8 (23.53%) Firewall
3 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) Broadband
4 5 (14.71%) VPN
4 5 (14.71%) WLAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) BGP
6 3 (8.82%) DSL
6 3 (8.82%) VoIP
7 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.88%) ADSL
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (2.94%) MPLS
8 1 (2.94%) OSPF
8 1 (2.94%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.71%) Selenium
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Service Analyst
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) PKI
2 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
3 9 (26.47%) Android
3 9 (26.47%) Mac OS
4 6 (17.65%) CentOS
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Solaris
6 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (29.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (17.65%) ITSM
4 6 (17.65%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Kanban
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.94%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) CRM
8 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Perl
1 6 (17.65%) Python
1 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) CCIP
3 1 (2.94%) CCDP
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Ansible
1 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 5 (14.71%) Cobbler
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Google
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Juniper
4 5 (14.71%) EMC
5 3 (8.82%) Sophos
6 1 (2.94%) Apple
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