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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 374 404 446
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +42
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 222 152 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 2.32% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 96 62
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £298 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.56% -0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+91.78% -29.80%
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
7344 6553 6343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.49% 13.68% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 3597 3312
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 362 498
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
London +3 72 £308 -18.00% 25
South East +9 61 £350 +22.27% 21
North West +1 32 £220 -1.47% 4
East of England +13 13 £260 - 10
West Midlands +2 11 £300 - 3
Yorkshire -20 11 £250 -35.06% 5
East Midlands -4 7 £389 -7.16% 3
South West -11 7 £275 -31.25% 5
North East -18 4 - -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 132 (32.12%) Cisco
2 123 (29.93%) LAN
3 119 (28.95%) Wireless
4 102 (24.82%) WAN
4 102 (24.82%) Windows
5 97 (23.60%) Firewall
6 87 (21.17%) Microsoft
7 67 (16.30%) VPN
8 64 (15.57%) Telecoms
9 60 (14.60%) MS Office
10 59 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
11 55 (13.38%) MPLS
12 51 (12.41%) Windows 7
13 50 (12.17%) 4G
14 49 (11.92%) Active Directory
14 49 (11.92%) Linux
15 48 (11.68%) Data Centre
16 47 (11.44%) 3G
17 44 (10.71%) HP
18 43 (10.46%) DNS
19 42 (10.22%) CCNP
19 42 (10.22%) Internet
20 41 (9.98%) BGP
20 41 (9.98%) C
20 41 (9.98%) VoIP
21 38 (9.25%) OSPF
21 38 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
21 38 (9.25%) LTE
22 36 (8.76%) MS Excel
23 34 (8.27%) Project Management

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (4.87%) MS Exchange
2 16 (3.89%) IIS
2 16 (3.89%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.43%) Lync
5 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.73%) Apache
8 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 60 (14.60%) MS Office
2 36 (8.76%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.70%) MS Project
5 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) CODA-Financials
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.49%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.24%) Line 500
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.87%) Office 365
2 12 (2.92%) Google Apps
3 10 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.97%) PaaS
5 4 (0.97%) IaaS
6 2 (0.49%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 123 (29.93%) LAN
2 119 (28.95%) Wireless
3 102 (24.82%) WAN
4 97 (23.60%) Firewall
5 67 (16.30%) VPN
6 55 (13.38%) MPLS
7 50 (12.17%) 4G
8 47 (11.44%) 3G
9 43 (10.46%) DNS
10 42 (10.22%) Internet
11 41 (9.98%) VoIP
11 41 (9.98%) BGP
12 38 (9.25%) OSPF
12 38 (9.25%) LTE
13 33 (8.03%) DHCP
14 31 (7.54%) VLAN
15 29 (7.06%) UMTS
16 28 (6.81%) WiMAX
17 27 (6.57%) TCP/IP
17 27 (6.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.22%) MySQL
4 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.24%) DB2
5 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.24%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
1 4 (0.97%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.97%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.73%) JIRA
2 3 (0.73%) Selenium
2 3 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.49%) GCC
4 1 (0.24%) SCons
4 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.24%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.24%) JMeter
4 1 (0.24%) Maven
4 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.24%) Trac
4 1 (0.24%) Zephyr
General
1 64 (15.57%) Telecoms
2 32 (7.79%) Finance
3 20 (4.87%) Retail
4 8 (1.95%) Electronics
5 5 (1.22%) Local Government
5 5 (1.22%) French Language
6 4 (0.97%) Back Office
7 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.49%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 66 (16.06%) Network Engineer
2 40 (9.73%) Project Manager
3 38 (9.25%) Analyst
4 36 (8.76%) Architect
5 19 (4.62%) Consultant
6 17 (4.14%) Support Engineer
6 17 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (3.41%) Desktop Support
8 12 (2.92%) Network Consultant
8 12 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (2.68%) Software Engineer
9 11 (2.68%) Developer
9 11 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (2.68%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (2.68%) Technical Manager
10 10 (2.43%) Network Support
10 10 (2.43%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (2.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 10 (2.43%) Support Analyst
10 10 (2.43%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.19%) HTML
2 5 (1.22%) .NET
2 5 (1.22%) XML
2 5 (1.22%) SAML
2 5 (1.22%) Middleware
2 5 (1.22%) JSON
2 5 (1.22%) HTML5
2 5 (1.22%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (0.73%) REST
3 3 (0.73%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.73%) OAuth
3 3 (0.73%) Web Services
4 2 (0.49%) Django
5 1 (0.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.24%) Android SDK
5 1 (0.24%) WAP
5 1 (0.24%) CGI
5 1 (0.24%) LAMP
5 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.68%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.16%) PKI
3 12 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.70%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.46%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.22%) EPoS
8 4 (0.97%) STB
8 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.97%) IPTV
8 4 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.73%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.73%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (0.73%) iPhone
9 3 (0.73%) iPad
9 3 (0.73%) Replication
9 3 (0.73%) Clustering
9 3 (0.73%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 102 (24.82%) Windows
2 51 (12.41%) Windows 7
3 49 (11.92%) Linux
4 38 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (8.03%) Android
6 28 (6.81%) Apple iOS
7 25 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (4.14%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.41%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.68%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.68%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.95%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.95%) UNIX
11 8 (1.95%) Solaris
12 3 (0.73%) Windows CE
12 3 (0.73%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (8.27%) Project Management
2 28 (6.81%) ITIL
3 21 (5.11%) PRINCE2
4 20 (4.87%) Software Engineering
4 20 (4.87%) Network Management
5 18 (4.38%) Performance Management
6 17 (4.14%) Network Planning
6 17 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (3.89%) Network Design
8 15 (3.65%) OO
9 14 (3.41%) Service Management
10 13 (3.16%) Migration
11 11 (2.68%) UML
12 10 (2.43%) OOD
12 10 (2.43%) Service Delivery
12 10 (2.43%) Information Security
12 10 (2.43%) Project Planning
12 10 (2.43%) Test Scripting
13 9 (2.19%) Load Balancing
13 9 (2.19%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (9.98%) C
2 29 (7.06%) SQL
3 23 (5.60%) C++
4 12 (2.92%) Python
4 12 (2.92%) Embedded C
5 9 (2.19%) Java
6 7 (1.70%) Embedded C++
7 6 (1.46%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.97%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.97%) VBA
8 4 (0.97%) Ruby
9 3 (0.73%) Erlang
9 3 (0.73%) PHP
9 3 (0.73%) Assembly Language
9 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.73%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.49%) Perl
10 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (10.22%) CCNP
3 30 (7.30%) CCNA
4 28 (6.81%) Security Cleared
5 22 (5.35%) SC Cleared
6 20 (4.87%) Degree
7 14 (3.41%) CCIE
8 11 (2.68%) CCDP
9 9 (2.19%) MCP
10 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.70%) CTC Cleared
11 7 (1.70%) PMI Certification
12 6 (1.46%) DV Cleared
12 6 (1.46%) MCSE
13 5 (1.22%) PMP
13 5 (1.22%) NVQ Level 3
14 4 (0.97%) ISSAP
14 4 (0.97%) MCSA
14 4 (0.97%) CISSP
15 3 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.11%) SLA
2 5 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (11.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.95%) XenApp
3 8 (1.95%) Firmware
4 6 (1.46%) XenServer
5 5 (1.22%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.97%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.49%) UAG
7 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.24%) Squid
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.24%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.24%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 17 (4.14%) SCCM
2 10 (2.43%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (2.19%) OpenView
3 9 (2.19%) HP NNM
4 8 (1.95%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (1.70%) NetCrunch
6 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.49%) WSUS
7 2 (0.49%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.49%) DameWare
7 2 (0.49%) Puppet
7 2 (0.49%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.24%) Ansible
8 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.24%) Netcool
8 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 132 (32.12%) Cisco
2 87 (21.17%) Microsoft
3 44 (10.71%) HP
4 29 (7.06%) Citrix
5 27 (6.57%) CheckPoint
5 27 (6.57%) VMware
6 26 (6.33%) Apple
6 26 (6.33%) Juniper
7 19 (4.62%) Ericsson
8 17 (4.14%) Aruba
9 15 (3.65%) Huawei
10 14 (3.41%) Google
10 14 (3.41%) SolarWinds
10 14 (3.41%) Avaya
11 13 (3.16%) Dell
11 13 (3.16%) Nokia
11 13 (3.16%) Blue Coat
12 11 (2.68%) Aerohive Networks
13 9 (2.19%) SevOne
13 9 (2.19%) SonicWALL
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