The table below looks at the statistics for 802.11 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 802.11 over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IEEE 802.11
Rank 157 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing 802.11 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £281 £463
% change year-on-year
+13.77% -39.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
802.11
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
595 438 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.70% 13.39% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 214 176
Average daily rate £410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £459 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 25
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.00 £15.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.44% +19.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.55 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

802.11
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

802.11 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

802.11
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 802.11 across the North West region.

802.11 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

802.11
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 across the North West region.

802.11 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

802.11
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - -
802.11
England

802.11
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing 802.11 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 802.11.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

802.11
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing 802.11 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 802.11. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba