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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 187 190 199
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.80% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Average daily rate
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£280 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £498 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.23 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +12.50%
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
732 721 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.36% 11.52% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 511 631
Average daily rate £405 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.38% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 42
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.50 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -55.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £12.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.83 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 10 (37.04%) MS Office
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) LAN
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Android
3 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
4 7 (25.93%) Mac OS
4 7 (25.93%) Google Apps
4 7 (25.93%) Google
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) ITSM
5 6 (22.22%) Service Management
5 6 (22.22%) Apple
5 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) CTC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Wireless
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) WLAN
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
8 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.11%) ADSL

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) Wireless
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) WLAN
6 3 (11.11%) ADSL
6 3 (11.11%) Broadband
7 2 (7.41%) MPLS
7 2 (7.41%) BGP
7 2 (7.41%) VoIP
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.70%) VLAN
8 1 (3.70%) Network Security
8 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (3.70%) DHCP
8 1 (3.70%) HTTP
8 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
1 9 (33.33%) Android
2 8 (29.63%) Apple iOS
3 7 (25.93%) Mac OS
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) CentOS
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITSM
1 6 (22.22%) Service Management
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Kanban
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Python
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) CTC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Google
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Apple
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £17 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 23 days ago