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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 48 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.57% 0.20% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 1.61% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £338 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £41.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-54.81% +93.02%

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
63 62 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.45% 12.42% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 37 47
Median daily rate £350 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

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 19 February 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 - -
Brentwood - 1 £300 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) WebEx
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware