The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 48 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.56% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £20.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.82% 18.63% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 34
Average daily rate £300 £305 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £418 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 14
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.85 £19.00 £18.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Wi-Fi
South East

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 3 - -
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Motorola
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Motorola
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco