The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 46 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 15 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.21% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.72% 1.44% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £250 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.32% -19.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £389 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +60.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 209 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.82% 28.05% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 94 56
Median daily rate £425 £348 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 7
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.25 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.77% -48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.57 £32.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hemel Hempstead +8 11 £400 +433.33%
Watford - 2 £300 -
Stevenage - 1 £210 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) LAN
3 15 (42.86%) Wireless
3 15 (42.86%) Meraki
4 13 (37.14%) Aruba
4 13 (37.14%) WLAN
4 13 (37.14%) HP
5 12 (34.29%) 3G
5 12 (34.29%) 4G
5 12 (34.29%) LTE
5 12 (34.29%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (25.71%) Firewall
6 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 8 (22.86%) Linux
7 8 (22.86%) DNS
8 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.14%) VLAN
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 6 (17.14%) Unix
9 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) IP Telephony
10 5 (14.29%) Advertising
10 5 (14.29%) Service Management
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.29%) CCNP
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (45.71%) LAN
2 15 (42.86%) Wireless
3 13 (37.14%) WLAN
4 12 (34.29%) 3G
4 12 (34.29%) 4G
4 12 (34.29%) LTE
5 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 9 (25.71%) WAN
6 8 (22.86%) DNS
7 6 (17.14%) IP Telephony
7 6 (17.14%) VLAN
8 5 (14.29%) NetScaler
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.71%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (5.71%) VoIP
11 1 (2.86%) Cisco Wireless
11 1 (2.86%) DHCP
11 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (14.29%) Advertising
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
1 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) WLAN Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) LAN Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Network Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Voice Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 5 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.71%) Handset
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) B2B
4 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) Network Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.86%) Logistics
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CCIE
4 3 (8.57%) CWNA
4 3 (8.57%) CWNE
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CWAP
6 1 (2.86%) CWDP
6 1 (2.86%) CWSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) Meraki
3 13 (37.14%) Aruba
3 13 (37.14%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 5 (14.29%) Citrix
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.29%) Nortel
6 5 (14.29%) Siemens
7 3 (8.57%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
8 2 (5.71%) Juniper
9 1 (2.86%) BT
9 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com