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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / London
Rank 321 299 336
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +37
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 82 114 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 4.28% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 48
Median daily rate £391 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.15% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £194 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £675 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £359
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £22.35 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.02% +14.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +109.15%

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
2480 2661 2718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 12.72% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 1736 1817
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 67
Median hourly rate £43.25 £26.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.34% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.06 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -7 12 £433 +13.81% 1
Harrow - 2 £438 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 62 (33.16%) Cisco
2 47 (25.13%) LAN
2 47 (25.13%) Windows
3 45 (24.06%) WAN
4 41 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (21.39%) Firewall
6 32 (17.11%) Active Directory
7 30 (16.04%) Wireless
8 26 (13.90%) VPN
8 26 (13.90%) MS Office
9 25 (13.37%) CheckPoint
9 25 (13.37%) Internet
10 23 (12.30%) Data Centre
11 22 (11.76%) Network Security
12 21 (11.23%) Project Management
13 19 (10.16%) Microsoft
13 19 (10.16%) Retail
14 18 (9.63%) TCP/IP
14 18 (9.63%) ITIL
14 18 (9.63%) Windows 7
15 17 (9.09%) Google
15 17 (9.09%) Aruba
15 17 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (8.56%) Finance
16 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (8.56%) VMware
17 15 (8.02%) Apple
17 15 (8.02%) Security Cleared
17 15 (8.02%) Service Design
18 14 (7.49%) CCNP

Wi-Fi
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.35%) CMS
2 9 (4.81%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.07%) Confluence
6 2 (1.07%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (13.90%) MS Office
2 8 (4.28%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.88%) G Suite
3 9 (4.81%) Office 365
4 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.74%) SaaS
5 4 (2.14%) Trello
6 3 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.07%) GitHub
7 2 (1.07%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.07%) PaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.53%) IaaS
8 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.13%) LAN
2 45 (24.06%) WAN
3 40 (21.39%) Firewall
4 30 (16.04%) Wireless
5 26 (13.90%) VPN
6 25 (13.37%) Internet
7 22 (11.76%) Network Security
8 18 (9.63%) TCP/IP
9 14 (7.49%) VoIP
10 13 (6.95%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (6.95%) Ethernet
11 10 (5.35%) BGP
11 10 (5.35%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (5.35%) EIGRP
11 10 (5.35%) WLAN
12 9 (4.81%) MPLS
12 9 (4.81%) OSPF
12 9 (4.81%) VLAN
13 7 (3.74%) FWSM
13 7 (3.74%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.67%) MySQL
1 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.07%) JIRA
3 2 (1.07%) Subversion
General
1 19 (10.16%) Retail
2 16 (8.56%) Finance
3 10 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.14%) Electronics
4 4 (2.14%) Law
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Private Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.07%) French Language
6 2 (1.07%) German Language
6 2 (1.07%) Legal
6 2 (1.07%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (16.58%) Network Engineer
2 18 (9.63%) Analyst
3 17 (9.09%) Architect
3 17 (9.09%) Developer
3 17 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 13 (6.95%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (6.42%) Support Engineer
6 11 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (5.35%) Product Owner
7 10 (5.35%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (4.28%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (4.28%) Network Architect
8 8 (4.28%) Network Manager
8 8 (4.28%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (4.28%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.74%) Desktop Support
9 7 (3.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 7 (3.74%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (3.74%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.35%) Django
2 4 (2.14%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.14%) Web Services
3 3 (1.60%) Middleware
3 3 (1.60%) Node.js
4 2 (1.07%) JSON
4 2 (1.07%) RESTful
5 1 (0.53%) WAP
5 1 (0.53%) XML
5 1 (0.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 11 (5.88%) Social Media
3 10 (5.35%) Client/Server
3 10 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.35%) Raspberry Pi
4 8 (4.28%) EPoS
4 8 (4.28%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.21%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.67%) CESG
6 5 (2.67%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.67%) Wiki
7 4 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.14%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (2.14%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.60%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.60%) iPhone
8 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (25.13%) Windows
2 18 (9.63%) Windows 7
3 13 (6.95%) Android
4 12 (6.42%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.88%) Linux
6 9 (4.81%) Mac OS
6 9 (4.81%) Windows 10
7 8 (4.28%) Mac OS X
7 8 (4.28%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.14%) CoreOS
10 2 (1.07%) Unix
10 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.07%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.53%) Mandriva Linux
11 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (11.23%) Project Management
3 18 (9.63%) ITIL
4 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.02%) Service Design
6 14 (7.49%) Validation
7 13 (6.95%) Service Management
8 12 (6.42%) Migration
9 11 (5.88%) Risk Management
9 11 (5.88%) Time Management
10 10 (5.35%) CRM
10 10 (5.35%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.35%) Software Engineering
11 9 (4.81%) Change Management
12 8 (4.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (4.28%) DevOps
12 8 (4.28%) High Availability
12 8 (4.28%) Waterfall
13 7 (3.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.74%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.95%) Python
2 5 (2.67%) C
2 5 (2.67%) PHP
2 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (2.67%) SQL
3 3 (1.60%) C++
3 3 (1.60%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.60%) Perl
4 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (8.02%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.49%) CCNP
4 12 (6.42%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.35%) Degree
6 8 (4.28%) MCP
7 7 (3.74%) ACDT
7 7 (3.74%) ACHDS
7 7 (3.74%) ACTC
7 7 (3.74%) CCNA
7 7 (3.74%) MCDST
7 7 (3.74%) MCSA
7 7 (3.74%) MCSE
7 7 (3.74%) MCSM
7 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.74%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.60%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.60%) CISSP
9 3 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 32 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.81%) Docker
3 7 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (3.21%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.07%) Firmware
6 2 (1.07%) XenApp
7 1 (0.53%) IAG
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Terraform
2 4 (2.14%) Ansible
2 4 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.14%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.14%) Mesos
2 4 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.14%) SCCM
3 3 (1.60%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.53%) Cacti
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.53%) Nagios
4 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 62 (33.16%) Cisco
2 25 (13.37%) CheckPoint
3 19 (10.16%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.09%) Aruba
4 17 (9.09%) Google
5 16 (8.56%) VMware
6 15 (8.02%) Apple
7 11 (5.88%) Citrix
7 11 (5.88%) Juniper
7 11 (5.88%) Meraki
8 10 (5.35%) F5
8 10 (5.35%) HP
8 10 (5.35%) Twitter
9 9 (4.81%) Palo Alto
10 8 (4.28%) Fortinet
11 6 (3.21%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.67%) Mitel
13 4 (2.14%) Aerohive Networks
13 4 (2.14%) Dell
13 4 (2.14%) NetScout
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