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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / East Midlands
Rank 81 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.95% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.33% 2.59% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Median daily rate £300 £388 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -5.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £41.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-57.83% +93.02%

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
191 193 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.98% 12.28% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 112 82
Median daily rate £300 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 21 February 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
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 21 February 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
Northamptonshire +2 7 £300 -7.69%
Nottinghamshire +8 4 £375 -
Derbyshire -7 2 £350 -22.22% 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CCNA
3 13 (56.52%) Firewall
4 10 (43.48%) Juniper
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (39.13%) IP Telephony
6 8 (34.78%) JNCIA
6 8 (34.78%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (34.78%) Meraki
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (30.43%) VLAN
8 6 (26.09%) MPLS
8 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 4 (17.39%) Windows
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (13.04%) MS Office
11 3 (13.04%) ITIL
11 3 (13.04%) LAN
11 3 (13.04%) CCNP
11 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
11 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) Wireless
12 2 (8.70%) VMware
12 2 (8.70%) Unix
12 2 (8.70%) CCSE
12 2 (8.70%) Avaya
12 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint

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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (39.13%) IP Telephony
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (30.43%) VLAN
6 6 (26.09%) MPLS
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
8 3 (13.04%) Wireless
9 2 (8.70%) WAN
10 1 (4.35%) 3G
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (4.35%) DHCP
10 1 (4.35%) DNS
10 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.35%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IP Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Gentoo
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
2 1 (4.35%) Logistics
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.35%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) CCNA
3 8 (34.78%) JNCIA
4 3 (13.04%) CCNP
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) CCSE
6 1 (4.35%) APMP
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Juniper
3 8 (34.78%) Meraki
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Aruba
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (8.70%) Samsung
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) QNX