The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.48% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£700 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £394 £335
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +17.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.20 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-22.41% +61.39%
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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 Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.59% 12.82% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 14
Average daily rate £388 £250 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £201 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £263 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Northamptonshire region.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) iPhone
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) iPad
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft