The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 216 211 211
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 53 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.58% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.16% 3.04% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 24
Median daily rate £400 £369 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +32.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £221 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £541 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +112.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £22.88 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+48.63% +69.44%
Wi-Fi
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1678 1807 1681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.86% 18.91% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 942 723
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +6 16 £400 +3.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 10 £400 -27.27%
Berkshire -14 9 £513 +65.32% 3
Surrey - 9 £491 - 2
West Sussex +2 8 £365 +65.90%
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 46 (41.44%) LAN
2 40 (36.04%) Firewall
3 39 (35.14%) WAN
4 37 (33.33%) Cisco
5 32 (28.83%) Wireless
5 32 (28.83%) Telecoms
6 31 (27.93%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (26.13%) Data Centre
8 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
9 27 (24.32%) VoIP
9 27 (24.32%) ITIL
10 23 (20.72%) PRINCE2
10 23 (20.72%) MS Excel
11 22 (19.82%) Windows
12 21 (18.92%) SC Cleared
12 21 (18.92%) Security Cleared
13 18 (16.22%) IP Telephony
14 17 (15.32%) Network Security
14 17 (15.32%) VPN
14 17 (15.32%) Active Directory
14 17 (15.32%) Project Management
14 17 (15.32%) Palo Alto
15 16 (14.41%) SLA
16 15 (13.51%) DNS
16 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
16 15 (13.51%) LTE
17 13 (11.71%) MPLS
17 13 (11.71%) Linux
17 13 (11.71%) MS Project
18 12 (10.81%) DHCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (9.01%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.60%) IIS
4 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (20.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.71%) MS Project
3 11 (9.91%) MS Office
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Office 365
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.44%) LAN
2 40 (36.04%) Firewall
3 39 (35.14%) WAN
4 32 (28.83%) Wireless
5 27 (24.32%) VoIP
6 18 (16.22%) IP Telephony
7 17 (15.32%) Network Security
7 17 (15.32%) VPN
8 15 (13.51%) DNS
8 15 (13.51%) LTE
9 13 (11.71%) MPLS
10 12 (10.81%) DHCP
10 12 (10.81%) IPsec
11 10 (9.01%) 3G
11 10 (9.01%) 4G
11 10 (9.01%) BGP
11 10 (9.01%) SAN
11 10 (9.01%) Unified Communications
12 9 (8.11%) Internet
12 9 (8.11%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.80%) GIS
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.90%) OLTP
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Subversion
1 5 (4.50%) Trac
General
1 32 (28.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.41%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Retail
4 2 (1.80%) Billing
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) Network Engineer
2 16 (14.41%) Project Manager
3 15 (13.51%) Architect
4 9 (8.11%) Consultant
5 8 (7.21%) Firewall Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (7.21%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (6.31%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.41%) Network Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Wireless Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (4.50%) STL
2 3 (2.70%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.70%) RSS
3 2 (1.80%) Flash
4 1 (0.90%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.13%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.01%) PKI
4 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.70%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.80%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.90%) BYOD
8 1 (0.90%) CCTV
8 1 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 13 (11.71%) Linux
3 9 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.70%) Unix
8 2 (1.80%) AIX
8 2 (1.80%) Solaris
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.90%) CentOS
9 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) ITIL
2 23 (20.72%) PRINCE2
3 17 (15.32%) Project Management
4 12 (10.81%) ITIL V3
5 9 (8.11%) Fault Management
5 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.21%) Load Balancing
6 8 (7.21%) Network Design
7 5 (4.50%) Change Control
7 5 (4.50%) Change Management
7 5 (4.50%) Cross-Platform Development
7 5 (4.50%) Information Management
7 5 (4.50%) Migration
7 5 (4.50%) OO
7 5 (4.50%) Operations Management
7 5 (4.50%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.50%) Resource Management
7 5 (4.50%) Service Management
7 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 31 (27.93%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (18.92%) SC Cleared
2 21 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.81%) CCNA
4 10 (9.01%) CCNP
5 9 (8.11%) Degree
6 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.50%) PMI Certification
7 5 (4.50%) PMP
8 4 (3.60%) CCIE
8 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.70%) MCITP
9 3 (2.70%) MCP
9 3 (2.70%) MCSA
9 3 (2.70%) MCSE
9 3 (2.70%) MCTS
10 2 (1.80%) APMP
10 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.90%) CRISC
11 1 (0.90%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.90%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.90%) XenApp
4 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) SCCM
2 5 (4.50%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.50%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.90%) cPanel
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.90%) Nessus
4 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Cisco
2 28 (25.23%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.32%) Palo Alto
4 9 (8.11%) Amdocs
4 9 (8.11%) Ericsson
5 8 (7.21%) HP
5 8 (7.21%) Juniper
6 7 (6.31%) Aruba
6 7 (6.31%) VMware
7 6 (5.41%) F5
7 6 (5.41%) Remedy
8 5 (4.50%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (4.50%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.60%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.70%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.70%) Citrix
11 2 (1.80%) Avaya
11 2 (1.80%) Huawei
12 1 (0.90%) SonicWALL
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