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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 129 134 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing WLAN 12 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 1.65% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Average daily rate
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£265 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -28.94%
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
533 423 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.45% 13.97% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 227 149
Average daily rate £313 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 55 60
Average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £11.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 7 £313 -16.66%
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £263 +9.37% 1
Suffolk - 1 £325 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WLAN.

1 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) OSPF
3 6 (40.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) VRRP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (40.00%) HSRP
4 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) Broadband
6 2 (13.33%) GSM
6 2 (13.33%) C
6 2 (13.33%) VC++
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
6 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
6 2 (13.33%) HSDPA
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) HSUPA

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) HSRP
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) OSPF
3 6 (40.00%) BGP
3 6 (40.00%) VRRP
3 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) Broadband
5 2 (13.33%) GSM
5 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
5 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
5 2 (13.33%) HSDPA
5 2 (13.33%) HSUPA
5 2 (13.33%) LTE
6 1 (6.67%) NAS
6 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Network Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XMPP
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) VC++
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
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