The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
London / City of London
Rank 146 148 185
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +37
Contract jobs citing WLAN 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.032% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 0.30% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Median daily rate £380 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £300 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £374 £338
% change year-on-year
-18.06% +10.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £28.00

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
392 329 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.55% 10.69% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 228 493
Median daily rate £433 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +22.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WLAN
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 WLAN across the City of London region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WLAN
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 WLAN across the City of London region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) Wireless
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (40.00%) VPN
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (33.33%) OSPF
7 5 (33.33%) BGP
7 5 (33.33%) Network Security
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (20.00%) IPsec
9 3 (20.00%) Project Management
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Nortel
9 3 (20.00%) SSL
9 3 (20.00%) Avaya
9 3 (20.00%) Meraki
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (13.33%) CCSE
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) Time Management

WLAN
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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) Wireless
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) BGP
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 5 (33.33%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (20.00%) SSL
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) ICMP
9 2 (13.33%) Internet
9 2 (13.33%) MPLS
9 2 (13.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Product Owner
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
4 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCVP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
3 3 (20.00%) Meraki
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Aruba
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Speakerbus
5 1 (6.67%) Tandberg
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
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