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 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 53 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.45% 2.55% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 12.39% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 1
Median daily rate - £328 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +98.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +53.19%
Wi-Fi
East of England

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
44 113 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.80% 20.62% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 58 62
Median daily rate £348 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% +34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 28 May 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
Brentwood +2 2 - -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel

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 2 (100.00%) IPv4
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel