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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 375 386 359
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs citing WLAN 27 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.080% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.69% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 10
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£438 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £396 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £356 £220
% change year-on-year
+19.29% +61.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £24.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.40% +21.25%
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
2845 2609 2796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.31% 11.64% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1677 1730
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 130
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +18 10 £463 +32.14% 2
Brentford - - - -
Wembley - - - -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 59 (85.51%) LAN
2 47 (68.12%) Cisco
3 45 (65.22%) WAN
4 36 (52.17%) Wireless
5 34 (49.28%) Firewall
6 23 (33.33%) Windows
7 21 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (28.99%) SAN
8 20 (28.99%) VMware
9 18 (26.09%) Juniper
10 17 (24.64%) VLAN
11 16 (23.19%) VoIP
12 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
13 14 (20.29%) BGP
13 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
14 13 (18.84%) MPLS
14 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (18.84%) CCIE
14 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (17.39%) DNS
15 12 (17.39%) DHCP
16 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
16 11 (15.94%) Linux
16 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
16 11 (15.94%) OSPF
16 11 (15.94%) Finance
16 11 (15.94%) Riverbed
16 11 (15.94%) Network Design
17 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (85.51%) LAN
2 45 (65.22%) WAN
3 36 (52.17%) Wireless
4 34 (49.28%) Firewall
5 20 (28.99%) SAN
6 17 (24.64%) VLAN
7 16 (23.19%) VoIP
8 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
8 14 (20.29%) BGP
9 13 (18.84%) MPLS
10 12 (17.39%) DNS
10 12 (17.39%) DHCP
11 11 (15.94%) OSPF
12 10 (14.49%) VPN
13 9 (13.04%) EIGRP
13 9 (13.04%) IP Telephony
13 9 (13.04%) Network Security
14 8 (11.59%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (11.59%) NAS
15 7 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.19%) Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Architect
4 10 (14.49%) Network Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Network Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Server Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Network Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.35%) Clustering
2 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.90%) iPhone
4 1 (1.45%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) AS400
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.94%) Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.90%) UNIX
6 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Network Design
2 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
3 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.25%) ITIL
5 4 (5.80%) Information Security
5 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.80%) Network Management
5 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.80%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (5.80%) Low Latency
5 4 (5.80%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.35%) Network Planning
6 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.84%) CCIE
3 6 (8.70%) CCNP
4 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (5.80%) CCNA
5 4 (5.80%) JNCIA
5 4 (5.80%) Degree
6 2 (2.90%) MCSE
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) MCP
7 1 (1.45%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.45%) HP MASE
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.59%) VMware Server
4 6 (8.70%) DFS Replication
5 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 47 (68.12%) Cisco
2 20 (28.99%) VMware
3 18 (26.09%) Juniper
4 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.94%) Riverbed
5 10 (14.49%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.59%) HP
7 7 (10.14%) NetApp
8 6 (8.70%) F5
9 4 (5.80%) SevOne
9 4 (5.80%) Brocade
10 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.35%) Nokia
10 3 (4.35%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.35%) Sourcefire
10 3 (4.35%) Google
11 2 (2.90%) Mitel
11 2 (2.90%) Apple
11 2 (2.90%) Remedy
11 2 (2.90%) Motorola
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