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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 89 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.67% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 2.60% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £253 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.61% -37.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £198 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £339 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £26.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +29.62%
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
202 231 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.37% 14.97% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 127 114
Median daily rate £313 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £188 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £460 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 19
Median hourly rate £19.94 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.36% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £5.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 5 £375 - 1
Derbyshire +2 4 £225 +5.88% 1
Northamptonshire -13 2 £425 +66.66% 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) SCCM
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) VPN
6 7 (28.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (28.00%) CISSP
6 7 (28.00%) Wireless
6 7 (28.00%) Google
6 7 (28.00%) Mule
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (28.00%) Office 365
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (28.00%) DevOps
6 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (24.00%) Driving Licence
7 6 (24.00%) Ansible
7 6 (24.00%) Puppet
7 6 (24.00%) VLAN
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 5 (20.00%) MPLS
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (28.00%) Mule
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) LAN
1 11 (44.00%) WAN
2 7 (28.00%) VPN
2 7 (28.00%) Wireless
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) VLAN
4 5 (20.00%) MPLS
5 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) 3G
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.00%) NAS
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security
8 1 (4.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (4.00%) Back Office
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IP Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Rollout Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (8.00%) Handset
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Gentoo
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) DevOps
2 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CCNA
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CISSP
3 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) APMP
5 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (24.00%) Ansible
3 6 (24.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Google
2 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) Meraki
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) BT
6 1 (4.00%) QNX