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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 53 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.49% 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 2.33% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.32% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £22.38 £21.38
% change year-on-year
-27.37% +4.67%
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
80 86 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.66% 15.17% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 81
Median daily rate £350 £330 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £45.07 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 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
Basildon +5 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 (40.00%) ISDN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) IPv4
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++

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 (40.00%) IPv4
1 2 (40.00%) ISDN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft