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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 47 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.27% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.40% 2.44% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £275 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.53 -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 205 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.81% 24.20% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 93 50
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 15
Median hourly rate £18.25 £21.53 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 25 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
Watford - 3 £269 -
St Albans - 1 £325 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £550 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 19 (63.33%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) Wireless
3 12 (40.00%) Aruba
4 11 (36.67%) 4G
4 11 (36.67%) LTE
4 11 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (36.67%) 3G
4 11 (36.67%) LAN
5 10 (33.33%) HP
5 10 (33.33%) Meraki
6 9 (30.00%) WLAN
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.67%) Service Management
9 5 (16.67%) DNS
9 5 (16.67%) CCNP
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.33%) VMware
10 4 (13.33%) WAN
10 4 (13.33%) DHCP
10 4 (13.33%) CCNA
10 4 (13.33%) CCIE
10 4 (13.33%) OSPF
11 3 (10.00%) BGP
11 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (10.00%) CWNA
11 3 (10.00%) Juniper
11 3 (10.00%) VoIP

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 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) Wireless
2 11 (36.67%) 3G
2 11 (36.67%) 4G
2 11 (36.67%) LAN
2 11 (36.67%) LTE
3 9 (30.00%) WLAN
4 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 5 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (13.33%) DHCP
6 4 (13.33%) OSPF
6 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 3 (10.00%) BGP
7 3 (10.00%) Network Security
7 3 (10.00%) VoIP
8 2 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.67%) Internet
8 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 5 (16.67%) WLAN Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Voice Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Handset
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) BYOD
3 1 (3.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (6.67%) B2B
3 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) Logistics
4 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Server Hardening
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) CCNP
3 4 (13.33%) CCIE
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
4 3 (10.00%) CWNA
4 3 (10.00%) CWNE
4 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CWAP
6 1 (3.33%) CWDP
6 1 (3.33%) CWSP
6 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) NFS
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Casper Suite
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Aruba
3 10 (33.33%) HP
3 10 (33.33%) Meraki
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.33%) BT
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.33%) SAP
7 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL