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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 326 376 361
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -15
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 92 50 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 1.65% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 31
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£310 £344 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £157 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £24.87 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +63.63%
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
2995 3034 3187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.78% 12.24% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2040 2004 2013
Average daily rate £388 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 91 155
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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 26 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 November 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
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 23 £190 -40.62% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £310 -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 62 (39.74%) Cisco
2 54 (34.62%) Windows
2 54 (34.62%) Firewall
3 47 (30.13%) VPN
4 38 (24.36%) Microsoft
5 35 (22.44%) LAN
6 34 (21.79%) MS Office
7 33 (21.15%) WAN
8 25 (16.03%) DNS
9 21 (13.46%) DHCP
9 21 (13.46%) Android
10 20 (12.82%) TCP/IP
10 20 (12.82%) Google
11 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
12 17 (10.90%) Windows 7
12 17 (10.90%) Linux
12 17 (10.90%) OSPF
13 16 (10.26%) CheckPoint
13 16 (10.26%) ITIL
13 16 (10.26%) Wireless
13 16 (10.26%) VMware
13 16 (10.26%) Apple iOS
14 15 (9.62%) SCCM
14 15 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (9.62%) Active Directory
14 15 (9.62%) VoIP
14 15 (9.62%) BGP
15 14 (8.97%) MPLS
15 14 (8.97%) Juniper
15 14 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.21%) Apache
2 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.92%) LiveLink
5 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (21.79%) MS Office
2 9 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.05%) Google Apps
2 4 (2.56%) Office 365
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (34.62%) Firewall
2 47 (30.13%) VPN
3 35 (22.44%) LAN
4 33 (21.15%) WAN
5 25 (16.03%) DNS
6 21 (13.46%) DHCP
7 20 (12.82%) TCP/IP
8 17 (10.90%) OSPF
9 16 (10.26%) Wireless
10 15 (9.62%) VoIP
10 15 (9.62%) BGP
11 14 (8.97%) MPLS
12 13 (8.33%) VLAN
13 12 (7.69%) 4G
14 11 (7.05%) HSRP
14 11 (7.05%) Broadband
15 10 (6.41%) Network Security
16 8 (5.13%) ADSL
16 8 (5.13%) TACACS
16 8 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.85%) MySQL
2 5 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Selenium
2 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.64%) JUnit
4 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Banking
2 7 (4.49%) Retail
3 5 (3.21%) Publishing
4 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.92%) French Language
6 2 (1.28%) Games
6 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Local Government
7 1 (0.64%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.64%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.64%) Law
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (21.15%) Network Engineer
2 27 (17.31%) Analyst
3 21 (13.46%) Architect
4 10 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (6.41%) Service Analyst
5 9 (5.77%) Designer
5 9 (5.77%) Support Engineer
5 9 (5.77%) Desktop Support
5 9 (5.77%) Technical Architect
5 9 (5.77%) Network Analyst
6 8 (5.13%) Rollout Engineer
6 8 (5.13%) Network Architect
6 8 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (4.49%) Developer
8 6 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.85%) Android Developer
9 5 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (3.21%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.21%) Consultant
9 5 (3.21%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) LAMP
2 2 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) PKI
2 9 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.49%) iPad
5 6 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (3.21%) Clustering
7 4 (2.56%) Handset
7 4 (2.56%) STB
8 3 (1.92%) Open Source
8 3 (1.92%) DTV
8 3 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.28%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.28%) IPTV
9 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.28%) NHS
9 2 (1.28%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.28%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.28%) iPhone
9 2 (1.28%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 54 (34.62%) Windows
2 21 (13.46%) Android
3 17 (10.90%) Windows 7
3 17 (10.90%) Linux
4 16 (10.26%) Apple iOS
5 13 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 12 (7.69%) Mac OS
7 11 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.21%) CentOS
9 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.56%) UNIX
10 4 (2.56%) Solaris
10 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (10.26%) ITIL
2 13 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (7.05%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (6.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (6.41%) Information Assurance
5 9 (5.77%) Service Management
5 9 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (4.49%) Network Management
7 7 (4.49%) ITSM
8 6 (3.85%) Network Design
8 6 (3.85%) Network Planning
8 6 (3.85%) Android Development
9 5 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.56%) Kanban
10 4 (2.56%) Performance Testing
10 4 (2.56%) Project Planning
10 4 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.85%) Python
1 6 (3.85%) SQL
2 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.21%) Perl
3 4 (2.56%) Ruby
4 3 (1.92%) C
5 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (8.97%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.49%) CCNA
4 7 (4.49%) CCNP
5 5 (3.21%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (3.21%) Degree
6 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.28%) CCIP
6 2 (1.28%) CCDP
6 2 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.64%) MCSE
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
7 1 (0.64%) CCIE
7 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PMP
7 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.64%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.92%) SLA
3 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.28%) XenServer
5 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
5 1 (0.64%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (9.62%) SCCM
2 6 (3.85%) FortiGate
3 5 (3.21%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.56%) Nessus
4 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (2.56%) Cobbler
4 4 (2.56%) Puppet
4 4 (2.56%) Ansible
5 2 (1.28%) WSUS
5 2 (1.28%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 62 (39.74%) Cisco
2 38 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.82%) Google
4 16 (10.26%) CheckPoint
4 16 (10.26%) VMware
5 14 (8.97%) Juniper
6 13 (8.33%) Citrix
7 12 (7.69%) Sophos
8 9 (5.77%) Aruba
9 7 (4.49%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.49%) Avaya
9 7 (4.49%) Dell
10 5 (3.21%) Symantec
10 5 (3.21%) Business Objects
10 5 (3.21%) SAP
10 5 (3.21%) EMC
10 5 (3.21%) 3Com
11 4 (2.56%) Oracle
11 4 (2.56%) Ericsson
11 4 (2.56%) Nokia
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