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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 212 218 219
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 38 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 1.17% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 13
Average daily rate £405 £180 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -51.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £153 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £349 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -37.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £11.00 £15.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £11.00 £19.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1714 1622 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.70% 19.38% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 663 712
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 156 177
Average hourly rate £21.61 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 16 £430 +72.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 10 £405 - 3
Hampshire +5 3 £400 +128.57% 3
West Sussex +1 3 £400 +300.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Middlesex -5 1 £500 -
Surrey -10 1 - - 1
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (36.51%) LAN
1 23 (36.51%) WAN
2 21 (33.33%) VPN
3 19 (30.16%) MS Office
3 19 (30.16%) Windows
4 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (26.98%) Cisco
5 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
6 15 (23.81%) Project Management
6 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 15 (23.81%) ITIL
6 15 (23.81%) PRINCE2
7 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
8 12 (19.05%) MPLS
9 10 (15.87%) Finance
9 10 (15.87%) Linux
10 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
11 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
11 8 (12.70%) Firewall
11 8 (12.70%) Wireless
11 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
12 7 (11.11%) Service Management
12 7 (11.11%) 3G
12 7 (11.11%) VoIP
12 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 7 (11.11%) Degree
13 6 (9.52%) Broadband
13 6 (9.52%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) Lync
3 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Office
2 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.76%) MS Project
5 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) LAN
1 23 (36.51%) WAN
2 21 (33.33%) VPN
3 12 (19.05%) MPLS
4 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (12.70%) Firewall
4 8 (12.70%) Wireless
5 7 (11.11%) 3G
5 7 (11.11%) VoIP
6 6 (9.52%) Broadband
6 6 (9.52%) Internet
7 5 (7.94%) Ethernet
7 5 (7.94%) NGN
7 5 (7.94%) LTE
8 4 (6.35%) DNS
9 3 (4.76%) 3GPP
9 3 (4.76%) GPRS
10 2 (3.17%) HSPA
10 2 (3.17%) 4G
10 2 (3.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) French Language
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Project Manager
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Designer
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (3.17%) GUI Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) SOAP
2 2 (3.17%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
3 1 (1.59%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (6.35%) PDA
1 4 (6.35%) PMI
1 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) Open Source
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
3 10 (15.87%) Linux
4 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
5 6 (9.52%) SUSE
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.17%) Android
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Project Management
1 15 (23.81%) ITIL
1 15 (23.81%) PRINCE2
2 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.11%) Service Management
4 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
5 4 (6.35%) Supplier Management
5 4 (6.35%) ITSM
6 3 (4.76%) Data Security
6 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.17%) Release Management
7 2 (3.17%) Time Management
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.17%) Business Development
7 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.17%) Change Management
8 1 (1.59%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) C
1 3 (4.76%) C++
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.59%) C#
2 1 (1.59%) Python
2 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) CCNP
4 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.35%) CCIE
4 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.35%) PMP
4 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.98%) Cisco
3 3 (4.76%) Citrix
3 3 (4.76%) Juniper
3 3 (4.76%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.17%) F5
4 2 (3.17%) Riverbed
4 2 (3.17%) Infoblox
4 2 (3.17%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
4 2 (3.17%) Lotus
4 2 (3.17%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Motorola
5 1 (1.59%) Avaya
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Brocade
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