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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 41 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.27% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £290 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.63 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +60.00%
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

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
42 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.20% 9.39% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 8
Average daily rate £305 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 £16.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -14.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Northampton +8 1 £400 -23.80%
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) APMP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) VMware