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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 38 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.81% 0.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £40.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-49.69% +126.38%

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
49 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.66% 9.48% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 25 24
Median daily rate £300 £265 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -24.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kettering - 4 £300 -
Northampton -3 3 £600 +50.00%
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (50.00%) Meraki
2 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (50.00%) JNCIA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 2 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Samsung
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) APMP
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) 3G
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) APMP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Meraki
3 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Samsung