The table below looks at the statistics for 802.11 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 802.11 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IEEE 802.11
Rank 577 574 553
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing 802.11 11 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 11
Average daily rate
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£338 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £195 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £373 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £360 £374
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7540 7613 6656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.02% 14.88% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4386 4213 3695
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 424 386
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

802.11
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

802.11 Jobs Demand Trend in England

802.11
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 802.11 across the England region.

802.11 Daily Rate Trend in England

802.11
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 802.11 across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

802.11 Daily Rate Histogram in England

802.11
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 across the England region.

802.11 Hourly Rate Trend in England

802.11
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
South East -17 6 £338 +73.07%
North West -26 2 - -
South West -2 1 £300 -20.00%
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 £275 - 1
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802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 802.11 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 802.11.

1 24 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 18 (75.00%) Wireless
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco
4 15 (62.50%) LAN
4 15 (62.50%) WAN
4 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 12 (50.00%) CCNP
7 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (41.67%) VoIP
9 9 (37.50%) CCNA
9 9 (37.50%) Firewall
10 8 (33.33%) Network Security
10 8 (33.33%) OSPF
10 8 (33.33%) DNS
11 7 (29.17%) VPN
11 7 (29.17%) DHCP
11 7 (29.17%) FTP
11 7 (29.17%) Linux
11 7 (29.17%) BGP
11 7 (29.17%) VMware
11 7 (29.17%) Network Design
11 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (25.00%) Aruba
12 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
12 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
13 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery

802.11
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing 802.11 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 802.11. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Wireless
2 15 (62.50%) LAN
2 15 (62.50%) WAN
3 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (41.67%) VoIP
6 9 (37.50%) Firewall
7 8 (33.33%) OSPF
7 8 (33.33%) DNS
7 8 (33.33%) Network Security
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (29.17%) DHCP
8 7 (29.17%) FTP
8 7 (29.17%) BGP
8 7 (29.17%) VPN
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (20.83%) Wireshark
10 5 (20.83%) HSRP
10 5 (20.83%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (20.83%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Trac
2 1 (4.17%) Redmine
2 1 (4.17%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (8.33%) CGI
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Network Design
1 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (20.83%) Network Management
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (37.50%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) CCDP
5 3 (12.50%) CCSE
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
5 3 (12.50%) CCENT
6 2 (8.33%) CWNA
7 1 (4.17%) CWDP
7 1 (4.17%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cacti
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Aruba
4 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
5 4 (16.67%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) IronPort
5 4 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Qualys
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Remedy
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) AirMagnet