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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 52 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.26% 0.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 5.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £22.88 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+48.63% +69.44%
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
90 118 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.87% 19.00% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 60
Median daily rate £275 £381 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £34.70 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.39% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £49.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 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 - 5 - - 1
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 5 (83.33%) ISDN
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) IPv4
1 5 (83.33%) Avaya
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Linux

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 5 (83.33%) IPv4
1 5 (83.33%) ISDN
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 1st Line Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (83.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) IT Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Avaya
1 5 (83.33%) Mitel