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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 219 202 213
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 55 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.62% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 3.15% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 21
Median daily rate £365 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +53.19%
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
1923 1843 1643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.67% 19.78% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 896 714
Median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 104 101
Median hourly rate £35.50 £33.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% +76.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 17 £473 +40.00% 3
Berkshire -20 14 £250 +8.69% 4
Buckinghamshire +16 12 £200 -63.63%
West Sussex -19 8 £343 - 2
Surrey -7 4 £383 +5.51% 4
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (40.59%) LAN
2 34 (33.66%) WAN
2 34 (33.66%) Telecoms
3 31 (30.69%) Cisco
3 31 (30.69%) ITIL
4 30 (29.70%) Firewall
5 27 (26.73%) Microsoft
6 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (24.75%) Wireless
7 25 (24.75%) Data Centre
8 23 (22.77%) Windows
8 23 (22.77%) MS Excel
9 22 (21.78%) Linux
10 21 (20.79%) VPN
11 20 (19.80%) LTE
12 19 (18.81%) VoIP
12 19 (18.81%) PRINCE2
13 18 (17.82%) Management Information System
14 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
14 17 (16.83%) DNS
14 17 (16.83%) MPLS
15 16 (15.84%) Active Directory
15 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
16 15 (14.85%) BGP
16 15 (14.85%) Project Management
17 14 (13.86%) OSPF
17 14 (13.86%) DHCP
17 14 (13.86%) MS Project
17 14 (13.86%) ITIL V3
18 13 (12.87%) CCNA

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 11 (10.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.91%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.95%) IIS
4 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (22.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.86%) MS Project
3 12 (11.88%) MS Office
4 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Office 365
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.95%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.95%) IaaS
4 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (40.59%) LAN
2 34 (33.66%) WAN
3 30 (29.70%) Firewall
4 25 (24.75%) Wireless
5 21 (20.79%) VPN
6 20 (19.80%) LTE
7 19 (18.81%) VoIP
8 17 (16.83%) DNS
8 17 (16.83%) MPLS
9 15 (14.85%) BGP
10 14 (13.86%) DHCP
10 14 (13.86%) OSPF
11 13 (12.87%) IPsec
12 10 (9.90%) 3G
12 10 (9.90%) 4G
12 10 (9.90%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (9.90%) SAN
12 10 (9.90%) UMTS
12 10 (9.90%) VoLTE
13 9 (8.91%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.98%) GIS
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.99%) Big Data
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) OLTP
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Subversion
1 9 (8.91%) Trac
2 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (33.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.96%) Retail
3 3 (2.97%) Finance
4 2 (1.98%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) German Language
5 1 (0.99%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.87%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.88%) Architect
4 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Voice Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) IT Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (8.91%) STL
2 4 (3.96%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.97%) RSS
4 2 (1.98%) Flash
5 1 (0.99%) MAPI
5 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Data Centre
2 18 (17.82%) Management Information System
3 11 (10.89%) PKI
4 7 (6.93%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.95%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.98%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.99%) BYOD
9 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.99%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.99%) NHS
9 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Windows
2 22 (21.78%) Linux
3 9 (8.91%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.96%) Unix
8 2 (1.98%) AIX
8 2 (1.98%) Solaris
8 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.99%) Android
9 1 (0.99%) CentOS
9 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.69%) ITIL
2 19 (18.81%) PRINCE2
3 15 (14.85%) Project Management
4 14 (13.86%) ITIL V3
5 10 (9.90%) Network Design
5 10 (9.90%) OO
5 10 (9.90%) Software Engineering
6 9 (8.91%) Cross-Platform Development
6 9 (8.91%) Load Balancing
7 8 (7.92%) Change Control
8 7 (6.93%) Information Management
8 7 (6.93%) Operations Management
9 6 (5.94%) Change Management
9 6 (5.94%) Migration
9 6 (5.94%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.94%) WAN Optimisation
10 5 (4.95%) B2B
10 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.95%) Service Management
11 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) C++
2 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) Java
3 2 (1.98%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) C
4 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (25.74%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
3 16 (15.84%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.87%) CCNA
5 12 (11.88%) Degree
6 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.95%) CCIE
7 5 (4.95%) MCP
7 5 (4.95%) MCSE
8 4 (3.96%) MCSA
9 3 (2.97%) MCITP
9 3 (2.97%) MCTS
10 2 (1.98%) APMP
10 2 (1.98%) CCNP
10 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.99%) CCA
11 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.89%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (6.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (4.95%) SCCM
3 3 (2.97%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.97%) WSUS
4 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.99%) cPanel
4 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Cisco
2 27 (26.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.90%) Amdocs
3 10 (9.90%) Ericsson
4 9 (8.91%) Juniper
5 7 (6.93%) F5
5 7 (6.93%) Palo Alto
5 7 (6.93%) SolarWinds
6 6 (5.94%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (5.94%) Remedy
6 6 (5.94%) VMware
7 5 (4.95%) Citrix
7 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.96%) HP
9 3 (2.97%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.97%) CommVault
9 3 (2.97%) RightFax
10 2 (1.98%) Avaya
10 2 (1.98%) Forcepoint
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