The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 53 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.97% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.63% 1.35% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £363 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £440 £363
% change year-on-year
-26.13% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +122.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 74 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.15% 13.86% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 46
Median daily rate £325 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £319 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £551 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 21 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) WebEx
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Meraki
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft