The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 108 134 146
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Contract jobs citing WLAN 23 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.05% 2.21% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 6
Median daily rate £275 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £297 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +51.85%
WLAN
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
455 453 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.65% 15.81% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 202 278
Median daily rate £375 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 69 78
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WLAN
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 WLAN across the East of England region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

WLAN
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 WLAN across the East of England region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WLAN
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 WLAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Essex - 20 £273 -
Suffolk +2 1 £425 +30.76%
Hertfordshire -9 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 32 (88.89%) LAN
2 26 (72.22%) WAN
3 18 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
4 16 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (41.67%) Cisco
6 14 (38.89%) CCNA
6 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (38.89%) NHS
7 12 (33.33%) Internet
7 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 12 (33.33%) MS Office
7 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
7 12 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (30.56%) Wireless
9 8 (22.22%) MCP
10 7 (19.44%) Firmware
10 7 (19.44%) CCA
10 7 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (19.44%) Firewall
10 7 (19.44%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (16.67%) MCSE
12 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (13.89%) VMware
13 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 4 (11.11%) Windows
13 4 (11.11%) CCNP
13 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture

WLAN
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:

Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Office
1 12 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) LAN
2 26 (72.22%) WAN
3 12 (33.33%) Internet
4 11 (30.56%) Wireless
5 7 (19.44%) Firewall
6 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (2.78%) 802.11
9 1 (2.78%) BGP
9 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.78%) FCoE
9 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.78%) IPv6
9 1 (2.78%) OSPF
9 1 (2.78%) VoIP
9 1 (2.78%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Robot Framework
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) LAN Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) WLAN Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.56%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.78%) Buildbot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) NHS
2 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 16 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) System Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.78%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Perl
1 3 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CCNA
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCP
3 7 (19.44%) CCA
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (16.67%) MCSE
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.11%) CCNP
6 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) CCIE
7 2 (5.56%) CWNA
7 2 (5.56%) CWNE
8 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.78%) CCDA
8 1 (2.78%) CCDP
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Firmware
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) F5
5 2 (5.56%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) Novell
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.78%) Brocade
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Meraki
6 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
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