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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.73% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£403 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +63.63%
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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
43 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.46% 9.85% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 15
Average daily rate £400 £250 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £202 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £263 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.30 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -3.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) iPad
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Broadband
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) iPhone
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Broadband
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) CCDP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft