The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 56 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing WLAN 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.47% 1.55% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 7.81% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £243 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.98%
WLAN
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
137 128 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.47% 19.88% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 52 59
Median daily rate £450 £348 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.49% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £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 17 10
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 £35.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WLAN
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 WLAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £243 -
WLAN
East of England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Aruba
5 1 (20.00%) FCoE
5 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Meraki
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Retail

WLAN
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 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) FCoE
5 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) IPv6
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) VMware