The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 64 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.61% 6.56% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £405 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 61 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.81% 11.44% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 40
Average daily rate £325 £371 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Average hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Wi-Fi
Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (30.77%) 3G
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Broadband
5 3 (23.08%) Lync
5 3 (23.08%) PDA
5 3 (23.08%) Marketing
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) PMI
5 3 (23.08%) PMP
5 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) ATM

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Broadband
3 4 (30.77%) 3G
4 2 (15.38%) DWDM
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
4 2 (15.38%) X.25
4 2 (15.38%) Frame Relay
4 2 (15.38%) xDSL
4 2 (15.38%) ATM
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) SDH
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) WLAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PMI
1 3 (23.08%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) PMP
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
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