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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 51 35 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +37
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 3.47% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.01% 15.85% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
Median daily rate £368 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £336 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £21.53 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
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
157 164 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.36% 21.87% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 63 62
Median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £247 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 13
Median hourly rate £29.25 £21.53 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.88% +32.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £35.00 £35.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 September 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 September 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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £463 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £275 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (23.81%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) CCNP
6 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (14.29%) CCIE
7 3 (14.29%) CCNA
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
8 2 (9.52%) B2B
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003

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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
6 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
6 3 (14.29%) VoIP
6 3 (14.29%) WLAN
7 2 (9.52%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
7 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.52%) VPN
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) WLAN Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Voice Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Handset
3 1 (4.76%) BYOD
3 1 (4.76%) CCTV
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) B2B
2 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Logistics
3 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.76%) Server Hardening
3 1 (4.76%) SIEM
3 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CWNA
4 2 (9.52%) CWNE
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Casper Suite
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (9.52%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Nortel
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Siemens
6 1 (4.76%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) VMware