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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 100 76 127
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 27 57 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 2.19% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 14.92% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 9
Median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £284 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £414 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.40% +18.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% -
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 382 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.99% 14.68% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 197 284
Median daily rate £368 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 2016.

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
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 8 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
Suffolk +3 10 £275 -29.03% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 9 £325 -12.16% 7
Hertfordshire -23 5 £388 -21.51% 5
Essex +5 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £115 - 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 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 of England region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 15 (30.61%) VoIP
2 12 (24.49%) ZigBee
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) Firewall
4 10 (20.41%) Retail
5 9 (18.37%) WAN
5 9 (18.37%) Network Security
6 8 (16.33%) LAN
6 8 (16.33%) C
6 8 (16.33%) Linux
6 8 (16.33%) Wireless
6 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
7 7 (14.29%) PSTN
7 7 (14.29%) Bluetooth
7 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.29%) Internet
8 6 (12.24%) EMC
8 6 (12.24%) Windows
8 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
8 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (10.20%) Internet of Things
9 5 (10.20%) 802.1X
9 5 (10.20%) C++
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
9 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
10 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.16%) 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 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) VoIP
2 12 (24.49%) ZigBee
3 10 (20.41%) Firewall
4 9 (18.37%) Network Security
4 9 (18.37%) WAN
5 8 (16.33%) LAN
5 8 (16.33%) Wireless
6 7 (14.29%) Bluetooth
6 7 (14.29%) Internet
6 7 (14.29%) PSTN
7 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.16%) DNS
8 4 (8.16%) VPN
9 3 (6.12%) 802.11
9 3 (6.12%) DHCP
9 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) GIS
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (20.41%) Retail
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Finance
5 3 (6.12%) Electronics
5 3 (6.12%) Games
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing
7 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Developer
2 5 (10.20%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Architect
4 3 (6.12%) C++ Developer
4 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) IT Support
4 3 (6.12%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Designer
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) Ajax
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) JSON
3 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.20%) Internet of Things
3 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) HTC Vive
4 3 (6.12%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (6.12%) PlayStation
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) NHS
6 1 (2.04%) BYOD
6 1 (2.04%) CCTV
6 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.04%) Handset
6 1 (2.04%) IVR
6 1 (2.04%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.04%) Verilog
6 1 (2.04%) VHDL
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
2 5 (10.20%) Project Management
3 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.12%) CRM
4 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.12%) Migration
4 3 (6.12%) Network Architecture
4 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.12%) SDLC
4 3 (6.12%) TDD
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) High Availability
5 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
2 5 (10.20%) C++
3 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
4 3 (6.12%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) CCNP
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.04%) CCIE
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) MCITP
5 1 (2.04%) MCTS
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Firmware
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) NFS
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Cisco
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) EMC
4 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.16%) BT
5 4 (8.16%) Juniper
6 3 (6.12%) Meraki
7 2 (4.08%) Avaya
7 2 (4.08%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Forcepoint
7 2 (4.08%) MikroTik
7 2 (4.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Genesys
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) Nokia
8 1 (2.04%) Nortel
8 1 (2.04%) Symantec
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