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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 207 208 208
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 48 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 3.65% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 24
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £192 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
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
1497 1726 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.87% 17.39% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 947 866
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 111 97
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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 28 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 September 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 +25 20 £400 +18.51% 1
Berkshire +5 14 £513 +23.12% 4
Buckinghamshire +14 8 £394 -4.54%
West Sussex 0 2 £480 +113.33% 2
Kent - 1 £130 - 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 35 (37.23%) LAN
2 33 (35.11%) Cisco
3 31 (32.98%) WAN
4 29 (30.85%) Firewall
5 25 (26.60%) VoIP
5 25 (26.60%) PRINCE2
5 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
5 25 (26.60%) Active Directory
5 25 (26.60%) Data Centre
6 23 (24.47%) Windows
7 22 (23.40%) Wireless
8 21 (22.34%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (21.28%) ITIL
10 19 (20.21%) Telecoms
11 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
12 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
12 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
12 17 (18.09%) Palo Alto
13 15 (15.96%) SLA
14 13 (13.83%) MS Office
15 12 (12.77%) CCNP
15 12 (12.77%) MPLS
15 12 (12.77%) Project Management
15 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
15 12 (12.77%) IP Telephony
16 11 (11.70%) 3G
16 11 (11.70%) DNS
16 11 (11.70%) DHCP
17 10 (10.64%) VPN
17 10 (10.64%) Network Design

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 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.26%) IIS
4 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.13%) Apache
5 2 (2.13%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.83%) MS Office
3 6 (6.38%) MS Project
4 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (37.23%) LAN
2 31 (32.98%) WAN
3 29 (30.85%) Firewall
4 25 (26.60%) VoIP
5 22 (23.40%) Wireless
6 12 (12.77%) IP Telephony
6 12 (12.77%) MPLS
7 11 (11.70%) 3G
7 11 (11.70%) DHCP
7 11 (11.70%) DNS
8 10 (10.64%) 4G
8 10 (10.64%) Network Security
8 10 (10.64%) VPN
9 9 (9.57%) BGP
9 9 (9.57%) Ethernet
10 8 (8.51%) IPsec
10 8 (8.51%) OSPF
10 8 (8.51%) Unified Communications
11 7 (7.45%) Internet
11 7 (7.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (20.21%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.45%) Retail
3 5 (5.32%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Automotive
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (19.15%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.02%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (9.57%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Architect
5 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Help Desk Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.32%) Network Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.57%) PKI
4 4 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.13%) CCTV
6 2 (2.13%) Clustering
6 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.06%) PMI
7 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.47%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.51%) Linux
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.19%) Unix
6 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.06%) AIX
7 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.06%) Solaris
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.60%) PRINCE2
2 20 (21.28%) ITIL
3 12 (12.77%) Project Management
4 10 (10.64%) Fault Management
4 10 (10.64%) Network Design
5 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
5 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.45%) Migration
7 5 (5.32%) Change Control
7 5 (5.32%) Change Management
7 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.32%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.32%) Resource Management
7 5 (5.32%) Time Management
8 4 (4.26%) Information Management
8 4 (4.26%) Operations Management
8 4 (4.26%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.26%) WAN Optimisation
9 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.06%) C
1 1 (1.06%) C++
1 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
1 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
2 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) CCNP
4 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.32%) Degree
5 5 (5.32%) PMP
6 4 (4.26%) CCNA
6 4 (4.26%) MCP
6 4 (4.26%) MCSE
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (3.19%) DBS Check
7 3 (3.19%) MCSA
7 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.06%) CCIE
9 1 (1.06%) CISSP
9 1 (1.06%) CRISC
9 1 (1.06%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.96%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (26.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.06%) XenApp
4 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) SCCM
2 4 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.06%) Nessus
4 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (35.11%) Cisco
2 25 (26.60%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.09%) Palo Alto
4 9 (9.57%) HP
5 8 (8.51%) Aruba
5 8 (8.51%) VMware
6 7 (7.45%) F5
7 6 (6.38%) Juniper
8 5 (5.32%) Amdocs
8 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.32%) Ericsson
8 5 (5.32%) Remedy
9 4 (4.26%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.19%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.19%) Citrix
10 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.13%) Apple
11 2 (2.13%) Dell
11 2 (2.13%) Mitel
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago