The table below looks at the statistics for WEP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WEP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank 435 432 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WEP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.008% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.061% 0.066% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £238 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WEP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3259 3026 3141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.82% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2134 1948 1931
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

WEP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WEP Jobs Demand Trend in London

WEP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WEP Daily Rate Trend in London

WEP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WEP 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 London region with a requirement for WEP.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) WAAS
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) FWSM
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SDH
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) IKE
2 1 (33.33%) PPP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP

WEP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 802.11
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DWDM
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) IKE
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) PPP
1 1 (33.33%) SDH
1 1 (33.33%) SONET
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Nokia
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto