The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / East Midlands
Rank 85 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.01% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 2.19% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Median daily rate £330 £255 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -37.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £359
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +109.15%

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
192 228 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.87% 15.19% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 127 95
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.60 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £23.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 6 £375 -
Northamptonshire -10 6 £363 +42.15%
Derbyshire -1 2 £228 -9.00% 1
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNA
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) Firewall
5 8 (38.10%) Juniper
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
7 6 (28.57%) VLAN
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
7 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (28.57%) Meraki
7 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
8 5 (23.81%) MPLS
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) CCNP
10 3 (14.29%) LAN
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 3 (14.29%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) WAN
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (9.52%) CCSE
11 2 (9.52%) Wireless
11 2 (9.52%) HP
11 2 (9.52%) Avaya
11 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
11 2 (9.52%) MS Office
11 2 (9.52%) Unix

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (28.57%) VLAN
5 5 (23.81%) MPLS
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) WLAN
8 1 (4.76%) 3G
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Voice Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IP Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Rollout Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
1 6 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Gentoo
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.76%) Logistics
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) JNCIA
4 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) APMP
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Meraki
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Samsung
6 1 (4.76%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) QNX
6 1 (4.76%) VMware