The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.70% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+27.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £25.85 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+60.54% +11.42%
Wi-Fi
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.79% 8.20% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 8
Average daily rate £238 £390 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.10% +24.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £12.49 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Oxford region.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Wi-Fi
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Hidden Markov Model
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Hidden Markov Model
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA