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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 35 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.09% - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.12% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £273
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-23.45% +6.57%
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
33 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.99% 13.99% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 15
Average daily rate £388 £400 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 20 August 2014. 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 - 4 £450 -
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint