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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 156 188 197
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +9
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 1.94% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £438 £274 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.81% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £186 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £366 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +53.19%
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
454 720 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.42% 13.00% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 539 514
Median daily rate £425 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.66 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 28 May 2016.

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 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Logistics
5 2 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Advertising
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Product Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) MAPM
5 2 (12.50%) LTE
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
5 2 (12.50%) GCC

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Confluence
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) HipChat
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Broadband
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) LTE
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) GSM
4 1 (6.25%) HSRP
4 1 (6.25%) Junos
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) PSTN
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) GCC
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Installation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) B2B
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Competitor Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
3 2 (12.50%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) Product Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MAPM
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) iptables
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Aruba
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Mitel
4 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
4 1 (6.25%) QNAP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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