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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 45 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 21 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.81% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.91% 2.37% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £258 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £26.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +29.62%
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
212 211 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.38% 22.47% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 111 94
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £159.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Reading region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 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 23 (92.00%) Telecoms
2 22 (88.00%) LTE
3 21 (84.00%) ITIL V3
3 21 (84.00%) VoLTE
3 21 (84.00%) Project Management
3 21 (84.00%) Management Information System
3 21 (84.00%) MS Project
3 21 (84.00%) ITIL
3 21 (84.00%) PRINCE2
3 21 (84.00%) MS Excel
3 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) Ericsson
3 21 (84.00%) Remedy
4 2 (8.00%) 4G
4 2 (8.00%) Amdocs
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 2 (8.00%) 3G
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) BGP
5 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.00%) Nokia
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification

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 21 (84.00%) MS Excel
1 21 (84.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) LTE
2 21 (84.00%) VoLTE
3 2 (8.00%) 3G
3 2 (8.00%) 4G
3 2 (8.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) BGP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) IPsec
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) Node B
4 1 (4.00%) OSPF
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 23 (92.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Project Manager
1 21 (84.00%) Voice Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Core Network Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) ITIL
1 21 (84.00%) ITIL V3
1 21 (84.00%) PRINCE2
1 21 (84.00%) Project Management
2 1 (4.00%) Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.00%) SIEM
2 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCNP
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) CISM
1 1 (4.00%) CISSP
1 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (4.00%) CRISC
1 1 (4.00%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Ericsson
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (84.00%) Remedy
2 2 (8.00%) Amdocs
3 1 (4.00%) Aruba
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.00%) Nokia
3 1 (4.00%) Qualys