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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEEE 802.11
Rank 625 588 590
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +2
Contract jobs citing 802.11 2 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.020% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.026% 0.13% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £331 £328 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% -21.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £324 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £375 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £334 -
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
7716 7619 6697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.06% 15.03% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4754 4208 3602
Average daily rate £393 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 415 379
Average hourly rate £26.00 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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
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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
East of England +2 1 £350 +6.87% 1
South East -25 1 £313 -10.45% 1
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802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 14 (87.50%) Wireless
3 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) High Availability
5 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) LAN
6 6 (37.50%) SNMP
6 6 (37.50%) Avaya
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) BGP
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Aruba
7 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (31.25%) Brocade
7 5 (31.25%) VLAN
7 5 (31.25%) NetScout
7 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
7 5 (31.25%) IPsec
7 5 (31.25%) Internet
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) IPv6
7 5 (31.25%) WLAN
8 4 (25.00%) HND
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless Security

802.11
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Wireless
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) BGP
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) SNMP
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (31.25%) EIGRP
6 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 5 (31.25%) IPv6
6 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 5 (31.25%) WLAN
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) Wireless Security
8 3 (18.75%) Broadband
9 2 (12.50%) ISDN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) WLAN Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) HND
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CWNA
5 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Aruba
2 6 (37.50%) Avaya
3 5 (31.25%) Brocade
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) NetScout
3 5 (31.25%) Palo Alto
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Micro Focus
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec