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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 322 369 352
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -17
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 93 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 2.05% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 50
Average daily rate
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£394 £319 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.43% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £622 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £373 £288
% change year-on-year
-16.77% +29.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.95 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £18.70 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -22.01%
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
3003 3115 3049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.66% 13.01% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1935 1928 1970
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 97 96
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 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 28 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 +4 18 £406 +72.87% 4
Ilford - 1 £190 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 45 (30.20%) Cisco
2 43 (28.86%) Windows
3 41 (27.52%) LAN
4 39 (26.17%) Wireless
5 38 (25.50%) WAN
6 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
7 30 (20.13%) Firewall
8 25 (16.78%) Telecoms
8 25 (16.78%) Active Directory
8 25 (16.78%) VPN
8 25 (16.78%) MS Office
9 24 (16.11%) Data Centre
10 23 (15.44%) Windows 7
11 22 (14.77%) Android
11 22 (14.77%) DNS
11 22 (14.77%) Internet
11 22 (14.77%) Finance
12 18 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (11.41%) VLAN
14 15 (10.07%) VoIP
15 14 (9.40%) HP
15 14 (9.40%) Linux
15 14 (9.40%) Project Management
16 13 (8.72%) MPLS
16 13 (8.72%) Dell
16 13 (8.72%) DHCP
16 13 (8.72%) Apple iOS
17 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2
17 12 (8.05%) SQL
18 11 (7.38%) CCNP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (6.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.37%) IIS
3 7 (4.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.03%) Lync
5 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.01%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.67%) Node.js
7 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (16.78%) MS Office
2 10 (6.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.34%) MS Project
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Office 365
2 6 (4.03%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (27.52%) LAN
2 39 (26.17%) Wireless
3 38 (25.50%) WAN
4 30 (20.13%) Firewall
5 25 (16.78%) VPN
6 22 (14.77%) DNS
6 22 (14.77%) Internet
7 17 (11.41%) VLAN
8 15 (10.07%) VoIP
9 13 (8.72%) DHCP
9 13 (8.72%) MPLS
10 10 (6.71%) TCP/IP
10 10 (6.71%) Network Security
10 10 (6.71%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (6.04%) IPsec
11 9 (6.04%) BGP
11 9 (6.04%) EIGRP
12 8 (5.37%) OSPF
12 8 (5.37%) Ethernet
12 8 (5.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.67%) FileMaker
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.67%) Big Data
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.34%) Selenium
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.34%) Maven
2 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.67%) Ant
3 1 (0.67%) JUnit
3 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.67%) Xcode
3 1 (0.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.67%) Hudson
3 1 (0.67%) GCC
General
1 25 (16.78%) Telecoms
2 22 (14.77%) Finance
3 11 (7.38%) Retail
4 9 (6.04%) Banking
5 6 (4.03%) French Language
6 4 (2.68%) Legal
7 3 (2.01%) Marketing
7 3 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.01%) Back Office
8 2 (1.34%) Electronics
8 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.34%) Billing
8 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.67%) Advertising
9 1 (0.67%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 21 (14.09%) Project Manager
1 21 (14.09%) Network Engineer
2 14 (9.40%) Desktop Support
2 14 (9.40%) Analyst
3 13 (8.72%) Support Engineer
4 11 (7.38%) Architect
5 8 (5.37%) Consultant
6 7 (4.70%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (4.03%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (3.36%) Test Manager
8 5 (3.36%) Network Architect
8 5 (3.36%) Data Network Engineer
9 4 (2.68%) Senior Communications Engineer
9 4 (2.68%) Communications Engineer
9 4 (2.68%) Developer
9 4 (2.68%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.04%) HTML
1 9 (6.04%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (3.36%) .NET
2 5 (3.36%) HTML5
3 4 (2.68%) Web Services
4 3 (2.01%) XML
5 2 (1.34%) SAML
5 2 (1.34%) JSON
6 1 (0.67%) XMPP
6 1 (0.67%) REST
6 1 (0.67%) WAP
6 1 (0.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.36%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (3.36%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.01%) EPoS
3 3 (2.01%) VHDL
3 3 (2.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (2.01%) User Experience
3 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.01%) CMDB
3 3 (2.01%) Video on Demand
3 3 (2.01%) iPad
4 2 (1.34%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.34%) iPhone
4 2 (1.34%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.34%) DTV
5 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.67%) Handset
5 1 (0.67%) EMV
5 1 (0.67%) NHS
5 1 (0.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.86%) Windows
2 23 (15.44%) Windows 7
3 22 (14.77%) Android
4 14 (9.40%) Linux
5 13 (8.72%) Apple iOS
6 11 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (6.04%) Mac OS
8 9 (6.04%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.68%) UNIX
9 4 (2.68%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.68%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.34%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.67%) Solaris
12 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.40%) Project Management
2 12 (8.05%) PRINCE2
3 11 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (5.37%) ITIL
4 8 (5.37%) Performance Management
5 7 (4.70%) Change Control
6 6 (4.03%) Network Management
6 6 (4.03%) Test Scripting
6 6 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (4.03%) Migration
6 6 (4.03%) Network Design
7 4 (2.68%) Information Security
7 4 (2.68%) Change Management
7 4 (2.68%) ITSM
7 4 (2.68%) CRM
7 4 (2.68%) Service Management
7 4 (2.68%) CAD
7 4 (2.68%) Load Balancing
7 4 (2.68%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.01%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.05%) SQL
2 9 (6.04%) C
3 7 (4.70%) C++
4 5 (3.36%) Java
4 5 (3.36%) Python
5 3 (2.01%) Assembly Language
5 3 (2.01%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.01%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.01%) Ruby
5 3 (2.01%) Erlang
6 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (7.38%) CCNP
3 8 (5.37%) Degree
4 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.36%) CCNA
5 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.01%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.01%) DCSE
6 3 (2.01%) CCIE
6 3 (2.01%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.34%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) MCSE
8 1 (0.67%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) CISSP
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) SLA
2 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.01%) QA
System Software
1 25 (16.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.68%) Firmware
3 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.01%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.34%) XenServer
4 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (4.03%) NetCrunch
2 3 (2.01%) SCCM
3 2 (1.34%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.34%) WSUS
3 2 (1.34%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.34%) Casper Suite
3 2 (1.34%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.67%) Nagios
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.67%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.67%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 45 (30.20%) Cisco
2 34 (22.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.40%) HP
4 13 (8.72%) Dell
5 11 (7.38%) Apple
5 11 (7.38%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.71%) Juniper
7 9 (6.04%) Citrix
7 9 (6.04%) Avaya
8 8 (5.37%) VMware
8 8 (5.37%) SonicWALL
9 6 (4.03%) Blue Coat
9 6 (4.03%) Google
9 6 (4.03%) Nortel
10 4 (2.68%) Motorola
10 4 (2.68%) F5
11 3 (2.01%) Nokia
11 3 (2.01%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.01%) Bloomberg
11 3 (2.01%) Panasonic
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