The first table below looks at the demand for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 206 204 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 34 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 1.93% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £308 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +146.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £222 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £478 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £225
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £26.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-43.92% +46.57%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1708 1558 2029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 18.42% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 692 566
Average daily rate £338 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 123 192
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.20 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 9 £300 -25.00% 7
Hampshire -5 8 £418 - 5
West Sussex - 7 £220 -
Surrey -6 5 £286 +14.50% 2
Oxfordshire -1 3 £295 -1.66% 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 £500 -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi.

1 30 (40.00%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 24 (32.00%) LAN
5 20 (26.67%) ITIL
6 19 (25.33%) Linux
7 17 (22.67%) WAN
7 17 (22.67%) Telecoms
8 16 (21.33%) SharePoint
8 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
8 16 (21.33%) Project Management
8 16 (21.33%) Citrix
8 16 (21.33%) Internet
9 15 (20.00%) DHCP
9 15 (20.00%) DNS
9 15 (20.00%) SCCM
10 14 (18.67%) Office 365
10 14 (18.67%) Cisco
10 14 (18.67%) PRINCE2
10 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
11 13 (17.33%) Firewall
11 13 (17.33%) MS Office
11 13 (17.33%) VPN
11 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (17.33%) VMware
12 12 (16.00%) Finance
12 12 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
13 11 (14.67%) IIS
13 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.33%) SharePoint
1 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) IIS
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (14.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.00%) Lync
3 3 (4.00%) CMS
3 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Office
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.00%) MS Project
5 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Office 365
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.00%) LAN
2 17 (22.67%) WAN
3 16 (21.33%) Internet
4 15 (20.00%) DHCP
4 15 (20.00%) DNS
5 13 (17.33%) Firewall
5 13 (17.33%) VPN
6 9 (12.00%) VoIP
7 8 (10.67%) Wireless
8 6 (8.00%) MPLS
9 5 (6.67%) LTE
9 5 (6.67%) 3G
9 5 (6.67%) UMTS
9 5 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 4 (5.33%) WLAN
10 4 (5.33%) Broadband
10 4 (5.33%) DMZ
10 4 (5.33%) NGN
11 3 (4.00%) 4G
11 3 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (22.67%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Tester
6 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Tester
7 3 (4.00%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Network Support
7 3 (4.00%) RF Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Systems Support
8 2 (2.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) LAMP
3 1 (1.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) PKI
2 4 (5.33%) PMI
2 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) PDA
3 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
4 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.33%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.33%) DTV
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Windows
2 19 (25.33%) Linux
3 12 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.00%) Android
8 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Project Management
3 14 (18.67%) PRINCE2
3 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
4 9 (12.00%) Service Management
5 6 (8.00%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.33%) ITSM
7 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.00%) Data Security
8 3 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) C
1 2 (2.67%) C++
1 2 (2.67%) SQL
1 2 (2.67%) Python
1 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.33%) PHP
2 1 (1.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) MCP
3 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.00%) MCSE
3 9 (12.00%) MCSA
4 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.33%) PMP
5 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.33%) CCNP
5 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (4.00%) CCIE
7 2 (2.67%) CCNA
8 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 25 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.33%) UAG
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
3 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Intune
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) Citrix
3 14 (18.67%) Cisco
4 13 (17.33%) VMware
5 12 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Avaya
7 4 (5.33%) SAP
8 3 (4.00%) MobileIron
8 3 (4.00%) Verint
8 3 (4.00%) Wyse
9 2 (2.67%) IBM
9 2 (2.67%) Juniper
9 2 (2.67%) Remedy
9 2 (2.67%) Apple
9 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.67%) Nokia
9 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.67%) Huawei
9 2 (2.67%) F5
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