The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 58 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.71% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 3.41% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £310 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +45.16%
Wi-Fi
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 205 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.44% 20.83% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 104 93
Median daily rate £433 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.61% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £233 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.89 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.26 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (92.31%) LTE
3 11 (84.62%) Amdocs
3 11 (84.62%) MS Project
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL
3 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Ericsson
3 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL V3
3 11 (84.62%) VoLTE
4 7 (53.85%) Remedy
4 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) 3G
5 2 (15.38%) 4G
6 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (7.69%) Node B
6 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) CRISC
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) CISM
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.69%) CCNP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
1 11 (84.62%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LTE
2 11 (84.62%) VoLTE
3 2 (15.38%) 3G
3 2 (15.38%) 4G
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Node B
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Voice Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL V3
1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
2 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) SIEM
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Amdocs
1 11 (84.62%) Ericsson
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys