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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 342 298 331
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +33
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 80 136 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 4.81% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 90 52
Median daily rate £388 £348 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% +20.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £146 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £19.96 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £26.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +29.62%
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
2777 2826 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.93% 12.53% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1901 2085
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 £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 86
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +17.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.69 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 17 £414 +3.43% 2
Chessington - 2 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £400 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 (33.51%) Cisco
2 48 (25.95%) LAN
3 46 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (23.24%) WAN
4 43 (23.24%) Windows
5 42 (22.70%) Firewall
6 32 (17.30%) Wireless
7 30 (16.22%) MS Office
7 30 (16.22%) Active Directory
8 29 (15.68%) Project Management
9 28 (15.14%) CheckPoint
10 23 (12.43%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (11.89%) Data Centre
12 21 (11.35%) Internet
12 21 (11.35%) CCNP
12 21 (11.35%) Retail
13 20 (10.81%) Network Security
14 19 (10.27%) Security Cleared
14 19 (10.27%) VPN
14 19 (10.27%) Juniper
15 18 (9.73%) Microsoft
15 18 (9.73%) ITIL
15 18 (9.73%) Windows 7
16 17 (9.19%) Migration
16 17 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (8.65%) TCP/IP
17 16 (8.65%) Aruba
18 15 (8.11%) Google
18 15 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
18 15 (8.11%) VMware

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 (5.41%) CMS
2 7 (3.78%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.08%) Confluence
5 2 (1.08%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (16.22%) MS Office
2 7 (3.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.16%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.54%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.57%) G Suite
2 8 (4.32%) Office 365
3 7 (3.78%) SaaS
3 7 (3.78%) Trello
4 5 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.08%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.54%) GitHub
7 1 (0.54%) PaaS
7 1 (0.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 48 (25.95%) LAN
2 43 (23.24%) WAN
3 42 (22.70%) Firewall
4 32 (17.30%) Wireless
5 21 (11.35%) Internet
6 20 (10.81%) Network Security
7 19 (10.27%) VPN
8 16 (8.65%) TCP/IP
9 13 (7.03%) Ethernet
10 11 (5.95%) BGP
10 11 (5.95%) EIGRP
10 11 (5.95%) VLAN
11 10 (5.41%) MPLS
11 10 (5.41%) OSPF
11 10 (5.41%) VoIP
11 10 (5.41%) WLAN
12 9 (4.86%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (3.78%) FWSM
13 7 (3.78%) HSRP
13 7 (3.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.62%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 21 (11.35%) Retail
2 15 (8.11%) Finance
3 7 (3.78%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.16%) Law
5 3 (1.62%) Banking
5 3 (1.62%) Electronics
5 3 (1.62%) German Language
5 3 (1.62%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.62%) Private Banking
5 3 (1.62%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.08%) French Language
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.54%) Local Government
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (17.30%) Network Engineer
2 22 (11.89%) Project Manager
3 16 (8.65%) Architect
4 15 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
5 13 (7.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (6.49%) Analyst
7 11 (5.95%) Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (5.41%) Python Developer
8 10 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Technical Manager
9 8 (4.32%) Network Architect
9 8 (4.32%) Network Manager
9 8 (4.32%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Product Owner
9 8 (4.32%) Security Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Consultant
10 7 (3.78%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.41%) Django
2 3 (1.62%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.62%) Middleware
3 2 (1.08%) JSON
3 2 (1.08%) RESTful
3 2 (1.08%) Web Services
4 1 (0.54%) WAP
4 1 (0.54%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.89%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.49%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.95%) Social Media
4 10 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.41%) Raspberry Pi
5 8 (4.32%) CESG
5 8 (4.32%) EPoS
6 3 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.62%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.62%) iPhone
6 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.08%) BYOD
7 2 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.08%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.08%) iPad
7 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.24%) Windows
2 18 (9.73%) Windows 7
3 12 (6.49%) Android
3 12 (6.49%) Apple iOS
4 11 (5.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.86%) Mac OS
5 9 (4.86%) Windows 10
5 9 (4.86%) Windows 8
6 8 (4.32%) Linux
7 7 (3.78%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.62%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.08%) Unix
11 1 (0.54%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.54%) Mandriva Linux
11 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (15.68%) Project Management
3 18 (9.73%) ITIL
4 17 (9.19%) Migration
4 17 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (7.03%) Validation
7 12 (6.49%) Service Design
8 10 (5.41%) Network Design
8 10 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.86%) Risk Management
9 9 (4.86%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.32%) Agile Project Management
10 8 (4.32%) Change Management
10 8 (4.32%) Service Management
10 8 (4.32%) Time Management
11 7 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.78%) Data Migration
11 7 (3.78%) Identity Management
11 7 (3.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.03%) Python
2 4 (2.16%) C
3 3 (1.62%) C++
3 3 (1.62%) Perl
4 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.43%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (11.35%) CCNP
3 19 (10.27%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.95%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.78%) ACDT
6 7 (3.78%) ACHDS
6 7 (3.78%) ACTC
6 7 (3.78%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.78%) MCDST
6 7 (3.78%) MCP
6 7 (3.78%) MCSA
6 7 (3.78%) MCSE
6 7 (3.78%) MCSM
6 7 (3.78%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (3.24%) CCIE
7 6 (3.24%) CCNA
7 6 (3.24%) Degree
8 3 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.54%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.78%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.08%) Firmware
4 2 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.54%) Docker
5 1 (0.54%) vSphere
5 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.70%) Nagios
2 4 (2.16%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.16%) OpenView
2 4 (2.16%) SCCM
3 3 (1.62%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.54%) Ansible
4 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.54%) Cacti
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.54%) Mesos
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) QRadar
4 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.54%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 62 (33.51%) Cisco
2 28 (15.14%) CheckPoint
3 19 (10.27%) Juniper
4 18 (9.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (8.65%) Aruba
6 15 (8.11%) Google
6 15 (8.11%) VMware
7 14 (7.57%) HP
8 13 (7.03%) Apple
9 12 (6.49%) Meraki
10 11 (5.95%) Citrix
11 10 (5.41%) F5
11 10 (5.41%) Twitter
12 9 (4.86%) Palo Alto
13 8 (4.32%) Fortinet
14 7 (3.78%) Blue Coat
15 5 (2.70%) Mitel
16 4 (2.16%) Aerohive Networks
16 4 (2.16%) Dell
16 4 (2.16%) NetScout
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