The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 58 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.18% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £19.75 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+102.53% -14.87%
Wi-Fi
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 73 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.53% 11.64% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 17
Average daily rate £250 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £263 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £185.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.18% +1175.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £185.00 £37.50
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 Oxfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Oxford - 2 £500 -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
2 4 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 4 (66.67%) Polycom
2 4 (66.67%) Tandberg
2 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Aerohive Networks
2 4 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (66.67%) QNAP
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) WebEx
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Spiceworks
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (66.67%) WebEx
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Hidden Markov Model
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Aerohive Networks
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
1 4 (66.67%) Polycom
1 4 (66.67%) QNAP
1 4 (66.67%) SonicWALL
1 4 (66.67%) Tandberg
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Spiceworks