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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / England
Rank 327 326 418
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +92
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 259 290 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.64% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.13% 4.40% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 168 102
Median daily rate £375 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £214 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £641 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £359
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +105.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £20.54 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £51.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +109.15%

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
6275 6592 6776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.13% 14.43% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3823 3882 3891
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 345 381
Median hourly rate £26.75 £27.50 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +27.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
London -22 82 £391 -5.15% 11
South East +23 52 £383 -22.53% 18
East of England -26 28 £188 -51.61% 11
South West +27 25 £314 -13.51% 7
North West +14 24 £350 -30.00% 6
East Midlands +16 15 £330 +29.41% 2
West Midlands -1 14 £400 +33.33% 6
Yorkshire +22 13 £388 +29.16% 4
North East -19 10 £213 -57.07%
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 177 (33.15%) Cisco
2 169 (31.65%) LAN
3 144 (26.97%) WAN
4 139 (26.03%) Firewall
5 134 (25.09%) Microsoft
6 121 (22.66%) Windows
7 110 (20.60%) ITIL
8 91 (17.04%) Cisco Certification
9 90 (16.85%) Wireless
10 89 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 83 (15.54%) Data Centre
12 81 (15.17%) Project Management
13 75 (14.04%) PRINCE2
14 74 (13.86%) Telecoms
15 72 (13.48%) VoIP
16 67 (12.55%) MS Excel
17 65 (12.17%) MS Office
17 65 (12.17%) CCNP
18 64 (11.99%) CheckPoint
19 63 (11.80%) VPN
19 63 (11.80%) Network Security
20 62 (11.61%) Security Cleared
21 58 (10.86%) ITIL V3
22 57 (10.67%) Internet
23 52 (9.74%) SC Cleared
24 51 (9.55%) Management Information System
25 50 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
26 45 (8.43%) Windows 7
27 43 (8.05%) Service Management
28 42 (7.87%) CCNA

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 22 (4.12%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.62%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.06%) CMS
4 10 (1.87%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.75%) Apache
6 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.19%) IIS
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 67 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 65 (12.17%) MS Office
3 40 (7.49%) MS Project
4 9 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (4.12%) Office 365
2 16 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.43%) G Suite
4 7 (1.31%) SaaS
5 4 (0.75%) Trello
6 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.37%) GitHub
7 2 (0.37%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.37%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 169 (31.65%) LAN
2 144 (26.97%) WAN
3 139 (26.03%) Firewall
4 90 (16.85%) Wireless
5 72 (13.48%) VoIP
6 63 (11.80%) Network Security
6 63 (11.80%) VPN
7 57 (10.67%) Internet
8 41 (7.68%) Cisco ASA
9 40 (7.49%) DNS
9 40 (7.49%) Ethernet
9 40 (7.49%) TCP/IP
10 39 (7.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 39 (7.30%) DHCP
11 37 (6.93%) LTE
12 34 (6.37%) MPLS
13 32 (5.99%) VoLTE
14 31 (5.81%) VLAN
15 28 (5.24%) OSPF
16 24 (4.49%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.94%) MySQL
3 4 (0.75%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.56%) SQLite
5 1 (0.19%) GIS
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.56%) JIRA
4 2 (0.37%) Subversion
5 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.19%) Xcode
General
1 74 (13.86%) Telecoms
2 41 (7.68%) Retail
3 31 (5.81%) Finance
4 10 (1.87%) Electronics
5 8 (1.50%) Local Government
6 7 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.94%) Games
8 4 (0.75%) Back Office
8 4 (0.75%) Banking
8 4 (0.75%) Billing
8 4 (0.75%) Law
9 3 (0.56%) French Language
9 3 (0.56%) German Language
9 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.56%) Marketing
9 3 (0.56%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.56%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Automotive
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (17.60%) Network Engineer
2 86 (16.10%) Project Manager
3 78 (14.61%) Architect
4 39 (7.30%) Analyst
5 37 (6.93%) Cisco Engineer
5 37 (6.93%) Network Architect
6 33 (6.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 32 (5.99%) Voice Project Manager
8 27 (5.06%) Support Engineer
9 25 (4.68%) Developer
10 22 (4.12%) Network Manager
11 19 (3.56%) 2nd Line Support
11 19 (3.56%) Infrastructure Manager
12 18 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
12 18 (3.37%) IT Support
13 16 (3.00%) Desktop Support
14 15 (2.81%) Network Project Manager
14 15 (2.81%) Senior Network Engineer
15 13 (2.43%) Network Security Engineer
15 13 (2.43%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.56%) 802.1X
2 10 (1.87%) Django
3 8 (1.50%) Web Services
4 5 (0.94%) J2EE
4 5 (0.94%) SOAP
5 4 (0.75%) Middleware
6 3 (0.56%) .NET
6 3 (0.56%) JSON
6 3 (0.56%) Node.js
6 3 (0.56%) WCF
6 3 (0.56%) WPF
7 2 (0.37%) REST
7 2 (0.37%) RESTful
8 1 (0.19%) Ajax
8 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.19%) CSS
8 1 (0.19%) HTML
8 1 (0.19%) iOS SDK
8 1 (0.19%) Material Design
8 1 (0.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.54%) Data Centre
2 51 (9.55%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 19 (3.56%) Video Conferencing
5 16 (3.00%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.62%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.06%) Fat Client
8 11 (2.06%) Social Media
8 11 (2.06%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
9 10 (1.87%) EPoS
9 10 (1.87%) Internet of Things
9 10 (1.87%) Raspberry Pi
10 9 (1.69%) BYOD
11 8 (1.50%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.50%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.12%) CCTV
12 6 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 121 (22.66%) Windows
2 45 (8.43%) Windows 7
3 41 (7.68%) Windows Server
4 29 (5.43%) Linux
5 27 (5.06%) Windows 10
6 26 (4.87%) Android
6 26 (4.87%) Apple iOS
7 24 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (3.37%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.06%) Mac OS
10 11 (2.06%) Unix
10 11 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.87%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.94%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.75%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.19%) Mandriva Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (20.60%) ITIL
2 81 (15.17%) Project Management
3 75 (14.04%) PRINCE2
4 58 (10.86%) ITIL V3
5 50 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (8.05%) Service Management
7 33 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (5.81%) Migration
9 29 (5.43%) Network Design
10 27 (5.06%) Network Architecture
11 26 (4.87%) TOGAF
12 22 (4.12%) Validation
13 18 (3.37%) Service Design
13 18 (3.37%) Software Engineering
13 18 (3.37%) Time Management
14 16 (3.00%) CRM
14 16 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
15 15 (2.81%) High Availability
16 14 (2.62%) Change Management
16 14 (2.62%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.75%) Python
2 18 (3.37%) C
3 14 (2.62%) SQL
4 10 (1.87%) Perl
5 9 (1.69%) C++
6 7 (1.31%) Embedded C
6 7 (1.31%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.94%) PHP
8 4 (0.75%) C#
8 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.56%) Java
10 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.19%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.19%) Ruby
11 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (17.04%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (12.17%) CCNP
3 62 (11.61%) Security Cleared
4 52 (9.74%) SC Cleared
5 42 (7.87%) CCNA
6 31 (5.81%) Degree
7 28 (5.24%) CCIE
8 15 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (2.25%) MCSE
10 11 (2.06%) MCSA
11 10 (1.87%) MCP
12 9 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (1.69%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.50%) JNCIA
13 8 (1.50%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (1.31%) ACDT
14 7 (1.31%) ACHDS
14 7 (1.31%) ACTC
14 7 (1.31%) MCDST
14 7 (1.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.00%) SLA
2 5 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.56%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 89 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.81%) XenApp
4 10 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.69%) Docker
6 8 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (1.31%) Firmware
8 4 (0.75%) vSphere
8 4 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.37%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.37%) NFS
10 2 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.19%) IAG
11 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (3.75%) SCCM
2 14 (2.62%) FortiGate
3 12 (2.25%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.94%) Terraform
6 4 (0.75%) Ansible
6 4 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (0.75%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.75%) Mesos
6 4 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.56%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.56%) WSUS
8 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco CME
9 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.19%) Nagios
9 1 (0.19%) Nessus
9 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 177 (33.15%) Cisco
2 134 (25.09%) Microsoft
3 64 (11.99%) CheckPoint
4 41 (7.68%) Aruba
4 41 (7.68%) VMware
5 38 (7.12%) Juniper
6 36 (6.74%) Citrix
7 33 (6.18%) Ericsson
7 33 (6.18%) Remedy
8 31 (5.81%) F5
9 27 (5.06%) HP
10 24 (4.49%) Apple
11 21 (3.93%) Google
11 21 (3.93%) Meraki
11 21 (3.93%) Palo Alto
12 14 (2.62%) Fortinet
13 13 (2.43%) BT
14 11 (2.06%) EMC
15 10 (1.87%) Blue Coat
15 10 (1.87%) Twitter
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