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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 57 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.99% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 4.50% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
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
166 222 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.90% 21.89% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 121 89
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 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 £16.38 £11.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) LTE
3 5 (71.43%) Amdocs
3 5 (71.43%) MS Project
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Ericsson
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
3 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
4 4 (57.14%) Remedy
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) 3G
5 2 (28.57%) 4G
6 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (14.29%) Node B
6 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (14.29%) SIEM
6 1 (14.29%) CRISC
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) CISM
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LTE
2 5 (71.43%) VoLTE
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) 4G
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) Node B
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Voice Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
2 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (14.29%) CRISC
1 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Amdocs
1 5 (71.43%) Ericsson
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Qualys