The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 217 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing WLAN 41 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 0.64% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 16
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£320 £350 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +76.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £162 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £405 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £35.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.87% +88.15%
WLAN
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
1881 1412 1715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.12% 16.55% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 656 697
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 96 176
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WLAN across the South East region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WLAN across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

WLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the South East region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WLAN
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 WLAN within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +14 18 £320 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 9 £463 +12.12% 2
Hampshire -14 8 £265 +1.92%
East Sussex - 3 - -
Surrey - 2 £300 - 1
Oxfordshire -18 1 £375 +25.00%
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
WLAN
England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 53 (91.38%) LAN
2 45 (77.59%) WAN
3 37 (63.79%) Cisco
4 34 (58.62%) Wireless
5 28 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (44.83%) Firewall
7 25 (43.10%) MPLS
8 21 (36.21%) CCNP
9 20 (34.48%) VPN
10 17 (29.31%) ITIL
10 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
11 16 (27.59%) VoIP
12 15 (25.86%) IPsec
13 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
13 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
14 13 (22.41%) F5
14 13 (22.41%) SSL
14 13 (22.41%) OSPF
15 12 (20.69%) Fortinet
15 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
16 11 (18.97%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (18.97%) CheckPoint
16 11 (18.97%) CCNA
17 10 (17.24%) Broadband
17 10 (17.24%) Validation
18 9 (15.52%) BGP
18 9 (15.52%) ADSL
19 8 (13.79%) DHCP
19 8 (13.79%) EIGRP

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 53 (91.38%) LAN
2 45 (77.59%) WAN
3 34 (58.62%) Wireless
4 26 (44.83%) Firewall
5 25 (43.10%) MPLS
6 20 (34.48%) VPN
7 16 (27.59%) VoIP
8 15 (25.86%) IPsec
9 13 (22.41%) OSPF
9 13 (22.41%) SSL
10 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (18.97%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (17.24%) Broadband
13 9 (15.52%) ADSL
13 9 (15.52%) BGP
14 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
14 8 (13.79%) DHCP
14 8 (13.79%) Internet
14 8 (13.79%) Network Security
14 8 (13.79%) Cisco ISE
General
1 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Support Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Design Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Wireless Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Network Design Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
8 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) SecurID
2 3 (5.17%) PKI
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Validation
3 8 (13.79%) TOGAF
4 7 (12.07%) Network Design
4 7 (12.07%) eTOM
4 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.34%) Network Architecture
5 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.62%) Network Management
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.17%) Demand Forecasting
8 3 (5.17%) Migration
8 3 (5.17%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
8 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) Change Management
9 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (1.72%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.21%) CCNP
3 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 11 (18.97%) CCNA
6 8 (13.79%) Degree
7 7 (12.07%) CISSP
8 6 (10.34%) CCIE
9 3 (5.17%) CCDP
9 3 (5.17%) CCIP
9 3 (5.17%) MCP
9 3 (5.17%) MCSA
9 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (5.17%) MCDST
9 3 (5.17%) MCTS
10 1 (1.72%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Cisco
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.41%) F5
4 12 (20.69%) Fortinet
5 11 (18.97%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.07%) Tufin
6 7 (12.07%) AlgoSec
6 7 (12.07%) CA
7 6 (10.34%) HP
8 4 (6.90%) Citrix
8 4 (6.90%) Avaya
9 3 (5.17%) Aruba
9 3 (5.17%) VMware
10 2 (3.45%) Altiris
10 2 (3.45%) Juniper
10 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.72%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.72%) Brocade
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