The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / East of England
Rank 91 69 119
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +50
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 30 57 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.38% 2.46% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.52% 16.38% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 8
Median daily rate £275 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £217 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £440 £363
% change year-on-year
-23.29% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +125.35%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
399 348 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.38% 15.03% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 173 192
Median daily rate £343 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £241 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 53
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.38 £24.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire -6 12 £325 +30.00% 9
Suffolk -9 9 £275 -26.66%
Essex -4 4 £363 +3.57% 1
Hertfordshire -30 4 £184 -59.16% 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £115 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 of England region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (27.66%) VoIP
2 12 (25.53%) ZigBee
3 10 (21.28%) Cisco
3 10 (21.28%) Retail
4 9 (19.15%) Wireless
5 8 (17.02%) Firewall
5 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.02%) C
5 8 (17.02%) Windows
5 8 (17.02%) Bluetooth
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) EMC
6 7 (14.89%) PSTN
6 7 (14.89%) Network Security
7 6 (12.77%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (12.77%) Internet
7 6 (12.77%) WAN
8 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.64%) VPN
8 5 (10.64%) LAN
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.64%) Internet of Things
8 5 (10.64%) Degree
9 4 (8.51%) Meraki
9 4 (8.51%) Office 365
9 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
9 4 (8.51%) BT

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) VoIP
2 12 (25.53%) ZigBee
3 9 (19.15%) Wireless
4 8 (17.02%) Bluetooth
4 8 (17.02%) Firewall
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security
5 7 (14.89%) PSTN
6 6 (12.77%) Internet
6 6 (12.77%) WAN
7 5 (10.64%) LAN
7 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) VPN
8 4 (8.51%) DNS
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.38%) DHCP
9 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.38%) WebEx
10 2 (4.26%) 802.11
10 2 (4.26%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (2.13%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) GIS
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (21.28%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 3 (6.38%) Finance
5 2 (4.26%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) Advertising
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Developer
2 5 (10.64%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Network Designer
4 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.13%) Ajax
2 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.64%) Internet of Things
3 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Handset
4 2 (4.26%) HTC Vive
4 2 (4.26%) Oculus Rift
4 2 (4.26%) PlayStation
5 1 (2.13%) CCTV
5 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) IVR
5 1 (2.13%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) Verilog
5 1 (2.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Project Management
1 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.38%) CRM
2 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (6.38%) SDLC
2 3 (6.38%) Validation
3 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.26%) Migration
3 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
3 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
3 2 (4.26%) TDD
3 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
3 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL
4 1 (2.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) C
2 4 (8.51%) C++
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded C
2 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 3 (6.38%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CCNP
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) EMC
4 4 (8.51%) BT
4 4 (8.51%) Meraki
5 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.38%) Juniper
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) MikroTik
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.13%) Genesys
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Nortel
7 1 (2.13%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.13%) Siemens
7 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) Splunk
Great Abington, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment
Rate: £15-20/hour
Posted: 13 days ago