The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 359 397 465
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +68
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 278 229 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.46% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 3.12% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 104 77
Median daily rate £379 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £166 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £454 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £278 £286
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £62.25 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +24.56%
Wi-Fi
UK

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
7907 7341 6528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.00% 14.66% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4879 4213 3538
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 360 432 366
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in England

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London +27 107 £411 +30.31% 14
South East -22 46 £370 +5.71% 15
East of England +21 27 £325 +25.00% 13
South West +21 23 £275 - 7
West Midlands -19 22 £399 +32.91% 4
East Midlands +11 20 £600 +54.34%
North East -44 17 £218 - 4
North West -31 10 £388 +76.13% 10
Yorkshire -4 4 £416 +66.50% 3
Midlands - 2 £475 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 England region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 190 (37.92%) LAN
2 188 (37.52%) Cisco
3 162 (32.34%) WAN
4 135 (26.95%) Windows
5 120 (23.95%) Firewall
6 117 (23.35%) Wireless
7 102 (20.36%) Active Directory
8 95 (18.96%) Microsoft
9 93 (18.56%) Cisco Certification
10 84 (16.77%) ITIL
11 81 (16.17%) Linux
12 74 (14.77%) VPN
13 72 (14.37%) Data Centre
14 70 (13.97%) Security Cleared
15 68 (13.57%) Project Management
16 67 (13.37%) Telecoms
17 65 (12.97%) DNS
18 64 (12.77%) VoIP
19 61 (12.18%) Windows Server
20 56 (11.18%) DHCP
21 55 (10.98%) PRINCE2
22 52 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
23 51 (10.18%) SCCM
23 51 (10.18%) CCNA
24 50 (9.98%) CCNP
24 50 (9.98%) 3G
24 50 (9.98%) VMware
25 48 (9.58%) Internet
26 45 (8.98%) HP
26 45 (8.98%) Finance

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in 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 28 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 21 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (3.79%) Mule
4 12 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.20%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.20%) IIS
6 6 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.00%) Confluence
8 3 (0.60%) Apache
8 3 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.40%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (7.39%) MS Excel
1 37 (7.39%) MS Office
2 24 (4.79%) MS Project
3 3 (0.60%) HipChat
3 3 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.38%) Office 365
2 28 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.80%) IaaS
5 5 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.40%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.20%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 190 (37.92%) LAN
2 162 (32.34%) WAN
3 120 (23.95%) Firewall
4 117 (23.35%) Wireless
5 74 (14.77%) VPN
6 65 (12.97%) DNS
7 64 (12.77%) VoIP
8 56 (11.18%) DHCP
9 50 (9.98%) 3G
10 48 (9.58%) Internet
11 37 (7.39%) LTE
12 36 (7.19%) Network Security
12 36 (7.19%) TCP/IP
13 34 (6.79%) MPLS
14 33 (6.59%) 4G
15 30 (5.99%) Ethernet
16 26 (5.19%) VLAN
17 25 (4.99%) BGP
18 24 (4.79%) Cisco ASA
18 24 (4.79%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (1.00%) MySQL
2 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.40%) GIS
3 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.40%) OLTP
4 1 (0.20%) Big Data
4 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.20%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Subversion
2 9 (1.80%) Trac
3 8 (1.60%) JIRA
4 5 (1.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.40%) GCC
6 2 (0.40%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.40%) Selenium
6 2 (0.40%) Xcode
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 67 (13.37%) Telecoms
2 45 (8.98%) Finance
3 32 (6.39%) Retail
4 7 (1.40%) Legal
4 7 (1.40%) Marketing
5 6 (1.20%) Electronics
6 5 (1.00%) Banking
6 5 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.80%) Advertising
8 3 (0.60%) Back Office
8 3 (0.60%) Billing
8 3 (0.60%) Games
8 3 (0.60%) Local Government
9 2 (0.40%) Automotive
9 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.40%) French Language
9 2 (0.40%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 89 (17.76%) Network Engineer
2 69 (13.77%) Architect
3 62 (12.38%) Project Manager
4 34 (6.79%) Support Engineer
5 32 (6.39%) Analyst
6 31 (6.19%) Infrastructure Manager
7 28 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (4.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 22 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
9 22 (4.39%) Consultant
9 22 (4.39%) Network Architect
10 19 (3.79%) Cisco Engineer
11 18 (3.59%) Desktop Support
11 18 (3.59%) IT Support
12 17 (3.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 17 (3.39%) Wireless Engineer
13 15 (2.99%) Network Support
13 15 (2.99%) Software Engineer
14 14 (2.79%) Security Engineer
15 13 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.79%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (1.80%) STL
3 7 (1.40%) Middleware
4 5 (1.00%) .NET
4 5 (1.00%) HTML
4 5 (1.00%) LAMP
5 4 (0.80%) AngularJS
5 4 (0.80%) CSS
5 4 (0.80%) JSON
5 4 (0.80%) REST
6 3 (0.60%) Ajax
6 3 (0.60%) Flash
6 3 (0.60%) RSS
7 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.40%) Web Services
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.20%) MAPI
8 1 (0.20%) WAP
8 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.37%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.39%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.59%) Fat Client
4 23 (4.59%) Thin Client
5 16 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.59%) PKI
7 10 (2.00%) Internet of Things
8 9 (1.80%) Driving Licence
8 9 (1.80%) NHS
9 7 (1.40%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.00%) BYOD
11 5 (1.00%) iPad
11 5 (1.00%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.80%) Arduino
12 4 (0.80%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.80%) Handset
12 4 (0.80%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.80%) STB
Operating Systems
1 135 (26.95%) Windows
2 81 (16.17%) Linux
3 61 (12.18%) Windows Server
4 52 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (8.78%) Windows 7
6 37 (7.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (5.99%) Mac OS X
8 26 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (4.19%) Unix
10 18 (3.59%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.79%) Windows 10
12 11 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.00%) Android
14 6 (1.20%) CentOS
15 5 (1.00%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
17 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.40%) AIX
18 2 (0.40%) Solaris
19 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.77%) ITIL
2 68 (13.57%) Project Management
3 55 (10.98%) PRINCE2
4 43 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (8.58%) Network Design
5 39 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (7.39%) Migration
7 29 (5.79%) Service Management
8 25 (4.99%) DevOps
9 23 (4.59%) Software Engineering
10 21 (4.19%) Software Delivery
11 19 (3.79%) ITIL V3
12 16 (3.19%) Load Balancing
12 16 (3.19%) Problem Management
13 14 (2.79%) Change Management
13 14 (2.79%) ITSM
14 13 (2.59%) Change Control
14 13 (2.59%) Logistics
15 12 (2.40%) Network Architecture
15 12 (2.40%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.99%) SQL
2 17 (3.39%) C++
3 14 (2.79%) Python
4 11 (2.20%) C
5 10 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (1.80%) Perl
7 7 (1.40%) C#
8 5 (1.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.80%) Assembly Language
9 4 (0.80%) Ruby
10 3 (0.60%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.20%) PHP
12 1 (0.20%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.20%) Pig Latin
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 93 (18.56%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (13.97%) Security Cleared
3 51 (10.18%) CCNA
4 50 (9.98%) CCNP
5 37 (7.39%) SC Cleared
6 34 (6.79%) Degree
7 21 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (3.99%) CISSP
9 18 (3.59%) CCIE
10 15 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
11 14 (2.79%) MCSE
12 13 (2.59%) DV Cleared
13 11 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.80%) MCP
15 6 (1.20%) MCSA
16 5 (1.00%) CCDP
16 5 (1.00%) CWNA
16 5 (1.00%) MCTS
16 5 (1.00%) PMI Certification
16 5 (1.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.79%) SLA
2 12 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.40%) QA
4 6 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (20.36%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.39%) XenApp
4 16 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.60%) Firmware
6 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.40%) iptables
7 2 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.20%) NFS
8 1 (0.20%) Samba
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (10.18%) SCCM
2 19 (3.79%) Ansible
2 19 (3.79%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (3.79%) Puppet
3 10 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
3 10 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (1.60%) OpenView
5 7 (1.40%) Nagios
5 7 (1.40%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (1.20%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.80%) WSUS
7 4 (0.80%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.60%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.60%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.40%) Casper Suite
10 1 (0.20%) cPanel
10 1 (0.20%) NetVault Backup
10 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 188 (37.52%) Cisco
2 95 (18.96%) Microsoft
3 50 (9.98%) VMware
4 45 (8.98%) HP
5 44 (8.78%) Palo Alto
6 33 (6.59%) Juniper
7 32 (6.39%) Citrix
8 31 (6.19%) Aruba
9 28 (5.59%) CheckPoint
10 22 (4.39%) Google
11 19 (3.79%) F5
12 18 (3.59%) Meraki
13 16 (3.19%) AppSense
13 16 (3.19%) ThinPrint
14 14 (2.79%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.40%) Avaya
16 11 (2.20%) Mitel
16 11 (2.20%) Red Hat
17 10 (2.00%) Dell
17 10 (2.00%) Ericsson
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