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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 347 359 340
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 56 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.35% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 31
Average daily rate
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£363 £369 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.23 £45.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.52% +149.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.81 £25.90 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £65.10 £18.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +12.50%
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
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +13 14 £280 -2.60% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £175 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (34.86%) Windows
2 37 (33.94%) LAN
3 29 (26.61%) WAN
3 29 (26.61%) MS Office
4 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
5 26 (23.85%) Cisco
5 26 (23.85%) VPN
6 25 (22.94%) Firewall
7 19 (17.43%) Wireless
8 18 (16.51%) Active Directory
9 17 (15.60%) DNS
9 17 (15.60%) Apple iOS
10 16 (14.68%) Windows 7
10 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (14.68%) Android
11 15 (13.76%) VLAN
11 15 (13.76%) Apple
11 15 (13.76%) Project Management
12 14 (12.84%) TCP/IP
12 14 (12.84%) Linux
13 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
14 12 (11.01%) SQL
14 12 (11.01%) VoIP
14 12 (11.01%) Citrix
14 12 (11.01%) Google
14 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (11.01%) Retail
15 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
15 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
15 11 (10.09%) Python

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (4.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.67%) Lync
2 4 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.83%) IIS
4 2 (1.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.92%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 29 (26.61%) MS Office
2 13 (11.93%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.67%) MS Project
4 2 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Google Apps
2 5 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.67%) Google Drive
4 3 (2.75%) Office 365
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.92%) Yammer
6 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (33.94%) LAN
2 29 (26.61%) WAN
3 26 (23.85%) VPN
4 25 (22.94%) Firewall
5 19 (17.43%) Wireless
6 17 (15.60%) DNS
7 15 (13.76%) VLAN
8 14 (12.84%) TCP/IP
9 12 (11.01%) VoIP
10 9 (8.26%) Internet
10 9 (8.26%) MPLS
11 8 (7.34%) HTTP
12 7 (6.42%) Bluetooth
13 5 (4.59%) DHCP
13 5 (4.59%) Network Security
14 4 (3.67%) OSPF
14 4 (3.67%) BGP
14 4 (3.67%) ADSL
15 3 (2.75%) Ethernet
15 3 (2.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) MySQL
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.83%) Selenium
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (11.01%) Retail
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.50%) Finance
4 3 (2.75%) Back Office
5 2 (1.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (12.84%) Project Manager
1 14 (12.84%) Analyst
2 10 (9.17%) Network Engineer
3 7 (6.42%) Architect
4 6 (5.50%) Support Analyst
5 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Wireless Engineer
5 5 (4.59%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (3.67%) Developer
6 4 (3.67%) Consultant
6 4 (3.67%) Desktop Support
7 3 (2.75%) Tester
7 3 (2.75%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (2.75%) Technical Support
7 3 (2.75%) Support Engineer
7 3 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) WAP
2 2 (1.83%) Django
2 2 (1.83%) JSON
2 2 (1.83%) LAMP
2 2 (1.83%) SAML
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) STB
2 4 (3.67%) PKI
2 4 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.75%) EPoS
3 3 (2.75%) Replication
4 2 (1.83%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.83%) CCTV
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) IVR
5 1 (0.92%) PMI
5 1 (0.92%) CESG
5 1 (0.92%) Handset
5 1 (0.92%) iPhone
5 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.92%) iPad
5 1 (0.92%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.86%) Windows
2 17 (15.60%) Apple iOS
3 16 (14.68%) Windows 7
3 16 (14.68%) Android
4 14 (12.84%) Linux
5 12 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.34%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.83%) CentOS
10 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.76%) Project Management
2 9 (8.26%) Service Management
2 9 (8.26%) Test Scripting
3 7 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (6.42%) ITSM
4 6 (5.50%) Load Balancing
4 6 (5.50%) OO
5 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2
5 5 (4.59%) Network Design
5 5 (4.59%) Performance Management
6 4 (3.67%) Network Management
6 4 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (3.67%) Time Management
6 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.67%) ITIL
7 3 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (2.75%) Information Assurance
7 3 (2.75%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (2.75%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.83%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 11 (10.09%) Python
3 8 (7.34%) C++
4 4 (3.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.75%) Java
6 2 (1.83%) Ruby
6 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) Perl
6 2 (1.83%) C
7 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
2 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.26%) CCNP
4 6 (5.50%) Degree
4 6 (5.50%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (5.50%) CCNA
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.83%) ISEB
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.83%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.92%) MCP
6 1 (0.92%) CCIE
6 1 (0.92%) CCIP
6 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.92%) CCDP
6 1 (0.92%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.83%) XenApp
4 2 (1.83%) XenServer
4 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) SCCM
2 3 (2.75%) Puppet
3 2 (1.83%) NetCrunch
3 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (1.83%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.83%) Ansible
3 2 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.83%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.83%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.85%) Cisco
3 15 (13.76%) Apple
4 12 (11.01%) Citrix
4 12 (11.01%) Google
5 8 (7.34%) VMware
6 5 (4.59%) HP
7 4 (3.67%) Sophos
8 3 (2.75%) Dell
8 3 (2.75%) Avaya
8 3 (2.75%) Juniper
9 2 (1.83%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.83%) EMC
9 2 (1.83%) Nortel
9 2 (1.83%) Adobe
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle
10 1 (0.92%) CODA
10 1 (0.92%) Symantec
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £200.00 - £210.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Amsys
Rate: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago