The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.17% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £20.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -27.02%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 30 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.90% 7.98% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 10 43
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.21 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WLAN across the North East region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in the North East

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the North East region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

WLAN
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Polycom
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Polycom