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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 188 211 213
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 58 52 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.55% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 2.93% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 20
Median daily rate £340 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £353
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £30.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +48.14%
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
1568 1776 1879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.26% 18.84% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 959 880
Median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £506 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 115 112
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £42.50
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 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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Berkshire +21 27 £450 -14.28% 2
Hampshire +24 12 £340 -30.25% 7
Buckinghamshire +15 12 £369 -13.23% 2
West Sussex +10 4 £374 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £158 - 3
Kent +4 1 - - 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 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 South East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 43 (43.88%) PRINCE2
2 35 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 35 (35.71%) ITIL
2 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 34 (34.69%) Firewall
4 33 (33.67%) Cisco
4 33 (33.67%) LAN
5 31 (31.63%) Project Management
6 28 (28.57%) VoIP
7 26 (26.53%) WAN
7 26 (26.53%) MS Excel
8 25 (25.51%) LTE
9 24 (24.49%) ITIL V3
10 23 (23.47%) Management Information System
11 22 (22.45%) Wireless
12 21 (21.43%) Remedy
12 21 (21.43%) MS Project
12 21 (21.43%) Ericsson
12 21 (21.43%) VoLTE
13 20 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (20.41%) Data Centre
14 18 (18.37%) CCNP
15 16 (16.33%) Active Directory
15 16 (16.33%) Palo Alto
16 15 (15.31%) SC Cleared
16 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
17 14 (14.29%) Aruba
17 14 (14.29%) Network Security
18 13 (13.27%) SLA
18 13 (13.27%) Windows

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 4 (4.08%) Apache
1 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 21 (21.43%) MS Project
3 12 (12.24%) MS Office
4 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.69%) Firewall
2 33 (33.67%) LAN
3 28 (28.57%) VoIP
4 26 (26.53%) WAN
5 25 (25.51%) LTE
6 22 (22.45%) Wireless
7 21 (21.43%) VoLTE
8 14 (14.29%) Network Security
9 12 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (11.22%) IP Telephony
11 10 (10.20%) Ethernet
11 10 (10.20%) MPLS
11 10 (10.20%) VPN
12 9 (9.18%) 3G
13 8 (8.16%) 4G
13 8 (8.16%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (7.14%) DWDM
14 7 (7.14%) SAN
14 7 (7.14%) SDH
15 6 (6.12%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (3.06%) Finance
4 2 (2.04%) Automotive
4 2 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.02%) French Language
5 1 (1.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.02%) Local Government
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (37.76%) Project Manager
2 21 (21.43%) Voice Project Manager
3 16 (16.33%) Network Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (10.20%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Network Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Telecoms Manager
5 8 (8.16%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 7 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Core Network Project Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Network Architect
9 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Cisco Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Management Information System
2 20 (20.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.08%) Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) PKI
4 3 (3.06%) PMI
5 2 (2.04%) CCTV
5 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.02%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Windows
2 6 (6.12%) Linux
3 5 (5.10%) Unix
3 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.88%) PRINCE2
2 35 (35.71%) ITIL
3 31 (31.63%) Project Management
4 24 (24.49%) ITIL V3
5 12 (12.24%) Network Design
6 9 (9.18%) Fault Management
6 9 (9.18%) Migration
7 7 (7.14%) Time Management
8 4 (4.08%) Presales
8 4 (4.08%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.06%) Change Control
9 3 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.06%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.04%) Budget Control
10 2 (2.04%) Information Management
10 2 (2.04%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.04%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.04%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.02%) C
1 1 (1.02%) C++
1 1 (1.02%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.02%) Embedded C++
1 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (18.37%) CCNP
3 15 (15.31%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.31%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.12%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.08%) Degree
5 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.06%) CCIE
6 3 (3.06%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.06%) PMP
7 2 (2.04%) CCSE
7 2 (2.04%) CCSP
7 2 (2.04%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.02%) CISM
8 1 (1.02%) CISSP
8 1 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.02%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) PMBOK
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.02%) vSphere
3 1 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) FortiGate
1 4 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.02%) Nessus
3 1 (1.02%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (33.67%) Cisco
3 21 (21.43%) Ericsson
3 21 (21.43%) Remedy
4 16 (16.33%) Palo Alto
5 14 (14.29%) Aruba
6 12 (12.24%) CheckPoint
7 9 (9.18%) F5
8 5 (5.10%) HP
8 5 (5.10%) Juniper
9 4 (4.08%) Altiris
9 4 (4.08%) VMware
10 3 (3.06%) Citrix
10 3 (3.06%) Samsung
11 2 (2.04%) Amdocs
11 2 (2.04%) Apple
11 2 (2.04%) Dell
11 2 (2.04%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.04%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.04%) Mitel
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