The first table below looks at the demand for 802.11 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 802.11 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IEEE 802.11
Rank 409 385 415
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Contract jobs citing 802.11 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.019% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £418 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.10% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.34 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2800 2963 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.57% 13.72% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1841 2271
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 132 152
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
802.11
England

802.11
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

802.11 Jobs Demand Trend in London

802.11
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 802.11 across the London region.

802.11 Daily Rate Trend in London

802.11
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 across the London region.

802.11 Hourly Rate Trend in London

802.11
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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802.11
England

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 802.11 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 802.11.

1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) VoIP
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) CCIE
6 4 (36.36%) MPLS
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
7 3 (27.27%) Mitel
7 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (27.27%) IPv6
7 3 (27.27%) CCTV
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) Network Security
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
7 3 (27.27%) GPRS
7 3 (27.27%) SLA
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) C
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL

802.11
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing 802.11 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited 802.11. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
6 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (27.27%) IPv6
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) GPRS
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) ADSL
6 3 (27.27%) ATM
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ClearQuest
1 2 (18.18%) Trac
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) CCTV
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CWNE
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Mitel
2 3 (27.27%) ProCurve
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix