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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 85 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% - 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -1.36%
Wi-Fi
England

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
204 224 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.56% 13.90% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 123 73
Average daily rate £375 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 4 £450 - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) 4G
5 1 (14.29%) PABX
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Degree

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Site Server
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) 4G
4 1 (14.29%) PABX
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) 3G
4 1 (14.29%) 2G
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) BlackBerry Internet Service
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware