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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 55 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.63% 0.50% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 2.74% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £675 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% +49.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £535 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £815 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +51.06%
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
132 146 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.53% 18.23% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 54 50
Median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) ATM
4 3 (27.27%) SDH
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) CCIE
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) DWDM
4 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
4 3 (27.27%) Network Design
4 3 (27.27%) xDSL
5 2 (18.18%) Huawei
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) PMP
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) X.25
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) ATM
4 3 (27.27%) DWDM
4 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
4 3 (27.27%) SDH
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) xDSL
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) X.25
General
1 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 2 (18.18%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Huawei
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft