The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 329 354 366
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 83 67 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.69% 2.25% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 46
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£388 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £194 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £615 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -49.53%
Wi-Fi
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
3089 2982 2889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.00% 12.50% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1996 1848 1837
Average daily rate £411 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 87 102
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -19.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.55 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in London

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the London region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wi-Fi
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 Wi-Fi within the London region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 21 £343 +39.79% 2
Ilford - 1 £190 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 46 (32.62%) Cisco
2 44 (31.21%) LAN
3 43 (30.50%) Windows
4 39 (27.66%) WAN
5 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
6 33 (23.40%) Firewall
7 32 (22.70%) Wireless
8 28 (19.86%) MS Office
9 27 (19.15%) VPN
10 25 (17.73%) DNS
11 24 (17.02%) Active Directory
12 22 (15.60%) Windows 7
13 20 (14.18%) Android
13 20 (14.18%) Data Centre
13 20 (14.18%) VLAN
14 19 (13.48%) Internet
15 17 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (12.06%) VoIP
15 17 (12.06%) Telecoms
16 16 (11.35%) Finance
17 15 (10.64%) MPLS
18 14 (9.93%) Project Management
18 14 (9.93%) Apple
18 14 (9.93%) DHCP
18 14 (9.93%) Dell
18 14 (9.93%) Linux
19 13 (9.22%) HP
20 12 (8.51%) CheckPoint
20 12 (8.51%) Apple iOS
21 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.67%) IIS
3 7 (4.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.26%) Lync
5 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (19.86%) MS Office
2 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.38%) Office 365
2 8 (5.67%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (31.21%) LAN
2 39 (27.66%) WAN
3 33 (23.40%) Firewall
4 32 (22.70%) Wireless
5 27 (19.15%) VPN
6 25 (17.73%) DNS
7 20 (14.18%) VLAN
8 19 (13.48%) Internet
9 17 (12.06%) VoIP
10 15 (10.64%) MPLS
11 14 (9.93%) DHCP
12 11 (7.80%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (7.09%) TCP/IP
13 10 (7.09%) BGP
13 10 (7.09%) EIGRP
13 10 (7.09%) Network Security
13 10 (7.09%) IPsec
14 9 (6.38%) OSPF
14 9 (6.38%) Ethernet
14 9 (6.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) DB2
2 1 (0.71%) FileMaker
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) JIRA
1 2 (1.42%) Selenium
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.71%) Maven
2 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) GCC
General
1 17 (12.06%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.35%) Finance
3 10 (7.09%) Retail
4 7 (4.96%) Banking
5 6 (4.26%) French Language
6 3 (2.13%) Marketing
6 3 (2.13%) Back Office
6 3 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Local Government
8 1 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (14.18%) Network Engineer
2 17 (12.06%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.93%) Analyst
4 12 (8.51%) Desktop Support
5 11 (7.80%) Architect
6 9 (6.38%) Consultant
6 9 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Network Architect
8 5 (3.55%) Data Network Engineer
8 5 (3.55%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Senior Communications Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Avaya Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Communications Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Security Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (2.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (2.84%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) 802.1X
2 7 (4.96%) HTML
3 5 (3.55%) .NET
3 5 (3.55%) HTML5
3 5 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.42%) SAML
4 2 (1.42%) XML
4 2 (1.42%) JSON
5 1 (0.71%) WAP
5 1 (0.71%) Web Services
5 1 (0.71%) LAMP
5 1 (0.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.84%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (2.13%) Video on Demand
3 3 (2.13%) iPad
3 3 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (2.13%) VHDL
3 3 (2.13%) EPoS
3 3 (2.13%) User Experience
3 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.42%) iPhone
4 2 (1.42%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.42%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) PKI
5 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.71%) NHS
5 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.50%) Windows
2 22 (15.60%) Windows 7
3 20 (14.18%) Android
4 14 (9.93%) Linux
5 12 (8.51%) Apple iOS
6 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.96%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.84%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.13%) UNIX
11 3 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.42%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.93%) Project Management
2 11 (7.80%) PRINCE2
2 11 (7.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (6.38%) Performance Management
4 8 (5.67%) ITIL
5 7 (4.96%) Change Control
6 6 (4.26%) Network Management
6 6 (4.26%) ITSM
6 6 (4.26%) Migration
6 6 (4.26%) Service Management
6 6 (4.26%) Network Design
7 5 (3.55%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.55%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.84%) Security Architecture
8 4 (2.84%) Test Scripting
8 4 (2.84%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.84%) Information Security
8 4 (2.84%) Change Management
8 4 (2.84%) CRM
8 4 (2.84%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.80%) SQL
2 8 (5.67%) C
3 6 (4.26%) C++
3 6 (4.26%) Python
4 4 (2.84%) Ruby
5 3 (2.13%) Erlang
5 3 (2.13%) Assembly Language
5 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.13%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.13%) Java
6 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.71%) Perl
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.09%) CCNP
3 7 (4.96%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.26%) Degree
4 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.55%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (3.55%) CCNA
6 3 (2.13%) CCIE
6 3 (2.13%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.13%) DCSE
7 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.42%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.71%) MCSE
8 1 (0.71%) MCP
8 1 (0.71%) CISSP
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.71%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 24 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.84%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.13%) Firmware
4 2 (1.42%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.42%) XenServer
5 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) NetCrunch
2 2 (1.42%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.42%) WSUS
2 2 (1.42%) SCCM
2 2 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.42%) Casper Suite
2 2 (1.42%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.71%) Ansible
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.71%) Nagios
3 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 46 (32.62%) Cisco
2 35 (24.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.93%) Dell
3 14 (9.93%) Apple
4 13 (9.22%) HP
5 12 (8.51%) CheckPoint
6 10 (7.09%) Citrix
6 10 (7.09%) Juniper
7 9 (6.38%) Avaya
7 9 (6.38%) VMware
7 9 (6.38%) SonicWALL
8 8 (5.67%) Google
9 7 (4.96%) Nortel
9 7 (4.96%) Blue Coat
10 4 (2.84%) Motorola
11 3 (2.13%) Nokia
11 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.13%) Panasonic
11 3 (2.13%) F5
12 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds
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