The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 56 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.31% 1.73% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.21% 9.00% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 0
Median daily rate £394 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
Wi-Fi
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 200 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.14% 19.27% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 93 35
Median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.06 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +7.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.55 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Milton Keynes region.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Milton Keynes region.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) MS Office
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) PMP
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) WLAN
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Presales
7 2 (11.76%) Clustering
7 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
7 2 (11.76%) J2EE
7 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Apache
7 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) ADSL
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) DMZ

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) VPN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) WLAN
5 2 (11.76%) ADSL
5 2 (11.76%) BGP
5 2 (11.76%) DMZ
5 2 (11.76%) NAS
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) ATM
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) X.25
6 1 (5.88%) xDSL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
1 1 (5.88%) German Language
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Voice Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support
6 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 3 (17.65%) PMP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Altiris
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Riverbed