The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 365 375 366
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing WLAN 49 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 1.55% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 36
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£463 £460 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% +41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £403 £305
% change year-on-year
-19.25% +31.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+79.01% -26.36%
WLAN
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
3117 3088 3519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.86% 12.24% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2017 2026 2169
Average daily rate £400 £393 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 85 168
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WLAN across the London region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in London

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in London

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the London region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in London

WLAN
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 WLAN within the London region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +31 12 £434 -10.10% 5
Brentford - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 72 (87.80%) LAN
2 60 (73.17%) Wireless
3 55 (67.07%) Cisco
4 39 (47.56%) WAN
5 33 (40.24%) Windows
5 33 (40.24%) Firewall
6 31 (37.80%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (36.59%) VPN
8 29 (35.37%) Finance
9 26 (31.71%) CCNP
10 22 (26.83%) BGP
11 20 (24.39%) CheckPoint
11 20 (24.39%) Linux
12 18 (21.95%) TCP/IP
12 18 (21.95%) OSPF
13 17 (20.73%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (19.51%) DNS
14 16 (19.51%) DHCP
15 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
15 15 (18.29%) CCIE
15 15 (18.29%) SAN
15 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
16 14 (17.07%) Hedge funds
16 14 (17.07%) F5
16 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
16 14 (17.07%) HP
17 13 (15.85%) Juniper
18 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
18 12 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
19 11 (13.41%) Aruba

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.20%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.98%) Lync
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 72 (87.80%) LAN
2 60 (73.17%) Wireless
3 39 (47.56%) WAN
4 33 (40.24%) Firewall
5 30 (36.59%) VPN
6 22 (26.83%) BGP
7 18 (21.95%) TCP/IP
7 18 (21.95%) OSPF
8 17 (20.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (19.51%) DNS
9 16 (19.51%) DHCP
10 15 (18.29%) SAN
11 12 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (13.41%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (13.41%) EIGRP
13 10 (12.20%) IPsec
13 10 (12.20%) MPLS
14 9 (10.98%) VLAN
14 9 (10.98%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (10.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
1 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (35.37%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Legal
3 4 (4.88%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Front Office
4 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Architect
2 12 (14.63%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) Consultant
3 11 (13.41%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Network Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) Network Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Network Support
7 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Network Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) WAP
1 1 (1.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Hedge funds
2 10 (12.20%) Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.66%) EPoS
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) CCTV
5 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) SecurID
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.24%) Windows
2 20 (24.39%) Linux
3 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
4 10 (12.20%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.10%) UNIX
6 2 (2.44%) Solaris
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.20%) Load Balancing
2 9 (10.98%) Asset Management
3 8 (9.76%) Data Protection
4 7 (8.54%) BCP
4 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.10%) Network Design
5 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (6.10%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (6.10%) Analytics
5 5 (6.10%) Identity Management
5 5 (6.10%) Change Management
6 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.66%) Line Management
7 3 (3.66%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.66%) Service Management
7 3 (3.66%) ITIL
8 2 (2.44%) Validation
8 2 (2.44%) Migration
8 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) SQL
1 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (37.80%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (31.71%) CCNP
3 15 (18.29%) CCIE
4 7 (8.54%) CCNA
4 7 (8.54%) CCDP
5 5 (6.10%) ACSP
5 5 (6.10%) HP ASE
6 4 (4.88%) CCVP
7 2 (2.44%) CISSP
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.44%) CCSE
8 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) Degree
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.22%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.22%) MCITP
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.88%) DFS Replication
3 4 (4.88%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.66%) vSphere
5 2 (2.44%) UAG
6 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) SCOrch
2 5 (6.10%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (3.66%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.22%) SCCM
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (67.07%) Cisco
2 20 (24.39%) CheckPoint
3 14 (17.07%) F5
3 14 (17.07%) HP
4 13 (15.85%) Juniper
5 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.41%) Aruba
6 11 (13.41%) VMware
7 9 (10.98%) Dell
8 8 (9.76%) Riverbed
9 7 (8.54%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.54%) Meraki
9 7 (8.54%) Citrix
10 5 (6.10%) Blue Coat
10 5 (6.10%) AirMagnet
10 5 (6.10%) Motorola
11 4 (4.88%) NetApp
11 4 (4.88%) CA
11 4 (4.88%) Brocade
11 4 (4.88%) Mitel
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