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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 65 67 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 2.82% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £550 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £22.88 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+48.63% +69.44%
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
183 177 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.70% 19.14% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 74 81
Median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £170 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Median hourly rate £19.61 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.51% -11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
4 9 (64.29%) Amdocs
4 9 (64.29%) LTE
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL V3
4 9 (64.29%) VoLTE
4 9 (64.29%) MS Project
4 9 (64.29%) Ericsson
4 9 (64.29%) Project Management
5 5 (35.71%) Remedy
5 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
7 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
7 3 (21.43%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (21.43%) MCTS
7 3 (21.43%) MCITP
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) WiMAX
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (21.43%) IPv4

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 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LTE
1 9 (64.29%) VoLTE
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) IPsec
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) Bluetooth
3 3 (21.43%) Broadband
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) IPv4
3 3 (21.43%) IPv6
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) WiMAX
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) 3G
5 1 (7.14%) 4G
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
1 3 (21.43%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL V3
3 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
6 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) MCTS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (7.14%) CRISC
2 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Amdocs
2 9 (64.29%) Ericsson
3 5 (35.71%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
Reading, Berkshire
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