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 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 367 363 389
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Contract jobs citing WLAN 40 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 1.56% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+37.03% -44.32%
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
3056 2879 2834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.97% 12.21% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 1795 1784
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 90 110
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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 -3 12 £321 -17.16% 2
Bromley - 1 £215 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 63 (85.14%) LAN
2 54 (72.97%) Cisco
3 39 (52.70%) WAN
3 39 (52.70%) Wireless
4 32 (43.24%) Windows
5 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
6 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (28.38%) VoIP
7 21 (28.38%) VMware
8 20 (27.03%) Firewall
8 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
9 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
9 17 (22.97%) ITIL
9 17 (22.97%) VLAN
10 16 (21.62%) Linux
11 15 (20.27%) Juniper
11 15 (20.27%) Mac OS X
11 15 (20.27%) Apple
12 14 (18.92%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (18.92%) Android
13 13 (17.57%) Network Design
13 13 (17.57%) DNS
13 13 (17.57%) DHCP
14 12 (16.22%) VPN
14 12 (16.22%) CCNA
14 12 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (14.86%) Network Security
15 11 (14.86%) Finance
15 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
16 10 (13.51%) Service Management

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
1 10 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (10.81%) Lync
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Office
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Google Apps
2 3 (4.05%) Yammer
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (85.14%) LAN
2 39 (52.70%) WAN
2 39 (52.70%) Wireless
3 21 (28.38%) VoIP
4 20 (27.03%) Firewall
5 17 (22.97%) VLAN
5 17 (22.97%) TCP/IP
6 13 (17.57%) DNS
6 13 (17.57%) DHCP
7 12 (16.22%) VPN
7 12 (16.22%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (14.86%) Network Security
9 10 (13.51%) SAN
9 10 (13.51%) Ethernet
9 10 (13.51%) MPLS
10 8 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (9.46%) OSPF
12 6 (8.11%) BGP
12 6 (8.11%) Unified Communications
12 6 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Publishing
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Back Office
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.27%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 6 (8.11%) Design Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Support
8 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Network Support
8 4 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) IT Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) XMPP
2 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) iPhone
5 4 (5.41%) BYOD
6 3 (4.05%) iPad
7 2 (2.70%) Eurex
7 2 (2.70%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.35%) NHS
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) IVR
8 1 (1.35%) CCTV
8 1 (1.35%) Statistics
8 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) Mac OS X
4 14 (18.92%) Android
5 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Phone
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.05%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.35%) UNIX
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ITIL
2 13 (17.57%) Network Design
3 10 (13.51%) Service Management
4 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.46%) Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.76%) Identity Management
7 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.76%) Low Latency
7 5 (6.76%) Ultra-Low Latency
8 4 (5.41%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Software Deployment
8 4 (5.41%) Information Security
8 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (4.05%) Project Management
9 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
1 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.05%) Python
2 3 (4.05%) Perl
2 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.35%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.22%) CCNA
3 9 (12.16%) CCIE
3 9 (12.16%) CCNP
4 5 (6.76%) MCP
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
6 3 (4.05%) MCSA
6 3 (4.05%) Degree
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.70%) MCSE
8 1 (1.35%) CWNA
8 1 (1.35%) CCVP
8 1 (1.35%) CWDP
8 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) DFS Replication
4 3 (4.05%) Samba
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) LXC
6 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) SCCM
1 5 (6.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.41%) WSUS
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (72.97%) Cisco
2 21 (28.38%) VMware
3 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 15 (20.27%) Juniper
4 15 (20.27%) Apple
5 7 (9.46%) Citrix
6 6 (8.11%) Mitel
6 6 (8.11%) Google
6 6 (8.11%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.76%) Riverbed
7 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.76%) Dell
8 4 (5.41%) Motorola
8 4 (5.41%) NetApp
8 4 (5.41%) McAfee
8 4 (5.41%) SevOne
8 4 (5.41%) Polycom
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle
8 4 (5.41%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
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