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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 26 57
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +31
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.69% 5.15% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 25.42% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 7
Median daily rate £184 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.16% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £375 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £440 £363
% change year-on-year
-26.13% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +122.22%

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
134 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.26% 20.24% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 39 39
Median daily rate £300 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £316 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 19
Median hourly rate £41.13 £21.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

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
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 21 January 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
Hemel Hempstead -14 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Meraki
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) MikroTik
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) CCNP
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DWDM
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) Intranet
5 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Director
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) CCTV
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Verilog
2 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) SIEM
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Meraki
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) MikroTik
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Nortel
4 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) VMware