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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / East of England
Rank 119 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.096% 0.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 2.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £29.50

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
356 340 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.03% 14.37% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 184 184
Median daily rate £334 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.79% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 67
Median hourly rate £21.50 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.19% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
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 24 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
Cambridgeshire +7 2 - -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 23 (92.00%) LAN
2 18 (72.00%) WAN
3 15 (60.00%) Strategic Planning
4 14 (56.00%) Cisco
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (44.00%) CCNA
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (36.00%) NHS
8 9 (36.00%) Wireless
9 8 (32.00%) Migration
9 8 (32.00%) Internet
9 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (32.00%) Novell
9 8 (32.00%) MS Office
9 8 (32.00%) MCSE
9 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (32.00%) Data Analysis
9 8 (32.00%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
11 6 (24.00%) MCP
11 6 (24.00%) CCA
11 6 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (24.00%) Firewall
12 5 (20.00%) VMware
12 5 (20.00%) Citrix
12 5 (20.00%) Windows
12 5 (20.00%) NDS
12 5 (20.00%) System Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
1 8 (32.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (92.00%) LAN
2 18 (72.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) Wireless
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 2 (8.00%) SAN
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (4.00%) DHCP
9 1 (4.00%) DMVPN
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) H.323
9 1 (4.00%) IPsec
9 1 (4.00%) IPv4
9 1 (4.00%) OSPF
9 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 6 (24.00%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) NHS
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Strategic Planning
2 10 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (32.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Migration
4 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (20.00%) Coaching
5 5 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (8.00%) Network Design
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Business Development
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Perl
1 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (44.00%) CCNA
3 8 (32.00%) MCSE
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (24.00%) CCA
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (24.00%) MCP
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) CCNP
7 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 2 (8.00%) MCSA
8 1 (4.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) NDS
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Novell
4 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
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