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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 54 31 63
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 4.34% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 21.54% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Median daily rate £388 £488 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% +37.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
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 £16.25 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +11.11%
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
137 130 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.47% 20.16% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 54 57
Median daily rate £450 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 12
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.77 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Stevenage -3 1 £450 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -13 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £325 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £775 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Linux

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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Internet
5 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.56%) Skype
6 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Director
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) BYOD
3 1 (5.56%) CCTV
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Verilog
3 1 (5.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
1 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Server Hardening
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Casper Suite
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
4 2 (11.11%) Meraki
4 2 (11.11%) MikroTik
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Nortel
5 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.56%) Siemens
5 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) VMware