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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 61 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% 0.76% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.93% 4.41% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £600 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.18% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.75 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+102.53% -14.87%
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
108 136 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.28% 17.26% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 63 15
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.20 £23.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.92% +55.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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 5 February 2016, 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 16 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 15 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) Project Management
5 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) HNC
6 8 (33.33%) HND
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
8 5 (20.83%) Android
8 5 (20.83%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
9 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
9 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) Python
9 4 (16.67%) C
9 4 (16.67%) C#
9 4 (16.67%) C++
9 4 (16.67%) WAP
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
9 4 (16.67%) Aruba
9 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
9 4 (16.67%) Android Development

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) BGP
3 2 (8.33%) DSL
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) OSPF
3 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (8.33%) TACACS
4 1 (4.17%) 802.11
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.17%) HSRP
4 1 (4.17%) IPv4
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) NX-OS
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) WAP
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Android
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 13 (54.17%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Android Development
3 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) SFIA
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) C++
1 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
1 4 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) HNC
4 8 (33.33%) HND
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (4.17%) APMP
7 1 (4.17%) CCIE
7 1 (4.17%) CCNA
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.17%) CA
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds