The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 403 377 399
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Contract jobs citing WLAN 38 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 2.04% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 37
Median daily rate £425 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 £60.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.25% +130.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +51.85%
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
3299 2845 3196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.41% 12.33% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2123 1877 2050
Median daily rate £448 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.48% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 89 91
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -22.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +2 4 £382 +19.37% 4
Croydon - 4 £300 - 1
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 42 (80.77%) LAN
2 32 (61.54%) WAN
2 32 (61.54%) Cisco
3 26 (50.00%) Wireless
4 22 (42.31%) Firewall
5 15 (28.85%) Windows
6 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (25.00%) VLAN
6 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 12 (23.08%) Network Security
7 12 (23.08%) SAN
8 11 (21.15%) CCNP
8 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
8 11 (21.15%) Internet
9 10 (19.23%) VMware
9 10 (19.23%) HP
9 10 (19.23%) Citrix
9 10 (19.23%) Linux
9 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (19.23%) SolarWinds
10 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (15.38%) Migration
11 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 8 (15.38%) DNS
11 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (15.38%) SCCM
11 8 (15.38%) SCOM

WLAN
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 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (80.77%) LAN
2 32 (61.54%) WAN
3 26 (50.00%) Wireless
4 22 (42.31%) Firewall
5 13 (25.00%) VLAN
6 12 (23.08%) Network Security
6 12 (23.08%) SAN
7 11 (21.15%) Internet
8 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (15.38%) DNS
10 7 (13.46%) DHCP
10 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
10 7 (13.46%) OSPF
10 7 (13.46%) VPN
11 6 (11.54%) BGP
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (11.54%) IPsec
11 6 (11.54%) MPLS
11 6 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Banking
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Office 365 Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Azure Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Support
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Data Migration Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Migration Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.46%) Replication
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) iPhone
4 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) CCTV
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.62%) Network Design
4 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 4 (7.69%) Network Management
5 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.85%) Open Source
7 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (21.15%) CCNP
3 7 (13.46%) CCIE
3 7 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (11.54%) CCNA
5 4 (7.69%) CCVP
5 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.92%) CCSA
6 1 (1.92%) CCSE
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
6 1 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) GIAC
6 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) DFS Replication
2 7 (13.46%) XenApp
2 7 (13.46%) XenDesktop
3 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 6 (11.54%) VMware Server
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.69%) Xen
6 3 (5.77%) Firmware
7 2 (3.85%) BIND 9
7 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.92%) NDS
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) SCCM
1 8 (15.38%) SCOM
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (13.46%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.77%) Cacti
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.77%) Nagios
4 2 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.92%) EnCase
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.92%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Cisco
2 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
3 10 (19.23%) Citrix
3 10 (19.23%) HP
3 10 (19.23%) SolarWinds
3 10 (19.23%) VMware
4 8 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 7 (13.46%) Juniper
5 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.46%) NetApp
5 7 (13.46%) Riverbed
6 5 (9.62%) Aruba
7 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
7 4 (7.69%) Speakerbus
8 3 (5.77%) Avaya
9 2 (3.85%) Apple
9 2 (3.85%) CA
9 2 (3.85%) Motorola
9 2 (3.85%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.92%) Meraki
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