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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 234 226 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing WLAN 36 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 1.38% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 11
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£330 £275 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £202 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £498 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -33.33%
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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
1817 1815 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.34% 19.84% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 859 741
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 97 102
Average hourly rate £27.00 £20.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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
East Sussex +10 14 £330 -37.14%
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £375 +36.36% 1
Hampshire -10 6 £275 -15.38% 1
Surrey 0 4 £375 -
West Sussex -12 3 £225 -
Berkshire -14 2 £300 +25.00% 3
Kent - 1 £300 -
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England

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 54 (93.10%) LAN
2 35 (60.34%) Cisco
3 31 (53.45%) Wireless
4 28 (48.28%) WAN
5 19 (32.76%) VMware
5 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
6 18 (31.03%) Windows
6 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 16 (27.59%) VPN
7 16 (27.59%) DNS
7 16 (27.59%) VLAN
7 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
7 16 (27.59%) SaaS
7 16 (27.59%) PaaS
7 16 (27.59%) IaaS
8 15 (25.86%) CCNP
8 15 (25.86%) CCNA
8 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
9 14 (24.14%) SAN
9 14 (24.14%) SQL
9 14 (24.14%) Firewall
10 13 (22.41%) Migration
10 13 (22.41%) NAS
10 13 (22.41%) DHCP
10 13 (22.41%) vMotion
10 13 (22.41%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (22.41%) vCloud
11 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Project
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.59%) SaaS
1 16 (27.59%) PaaS
1 16 (27.59%) IaaS
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (93.10%) LAN
2 31 (53.45%) Wireless
3 28 (48.28%) WAN
4 19 (32.76%) TCP/IP
5 16 (27.59%) VPN
5 16 (27.59%) DNS
5 16 (27.59%) VLAN
6 14 (24.14%) Firewall
6 14 (24.14%) SAN
7 13 (22.41%) DHCP
7 13 (22.41%) NAS
7 13 (22.41%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (18.97%) Unified Communications
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (18.97%) BGP
9 10 (17.24%) DSL
10 9 (15.52%) SNMP
10 9 (15.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (13.79%) MPLS
12 7 (12.07%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Network Architect
6 5 (8.62%) Network Specialist
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Radio Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Programmer
8 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.45%) Network Support
9 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Wireless Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Network Programmer
10 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) CSS
2 3 (5.17%) Ajax
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.79%) PKI
3 7 (12.07%) e-Health
4 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Clustering
6 1 (1.72%) EPoS
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) Linux
4 6 (10.34%) Solaris
5 3 (5.17%) UNIX
5 3 (5.17%) HPUX
6 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Service Delivery
2 13 (22.41%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.07%) Validation
5 5 (8.62%) ITIL
5 5 (8.62%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.17%) Change Control
6 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.45%) Data Management
7 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.45%) QMS
7 2 (3.45%) CMMI
7 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma
8 1 (1.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) VB
2 3 (5.17%) Python
2 3 (5.17%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) Perl
2 3 (5.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (25.86%) CCNP
2 15 (25.86%) CCNA
3 10 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
5 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.34%) CCIP
6 3 (5.17%) CCDP
6 3 (5.17%) CCIE
6 3 (5.17%) Degree
7 2 (3.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.86%) Active Directory
3 13 (22.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) vMotion
2 7 (12.07%) CA Spectrum
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Cisco
2 19 (32.76%) VMware
3 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.97%) F5
5 9 (15.52%) HP
6 7 (12.07%) CA
7 6 (10.34%) Juniper
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle
9 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.17%) Motorola
10 3 (5.17%) Sun
11 2 (3.45%) Mitel
11 2 (3.45%) Sourcefire
11 2 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.72%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.72%) Aruba
12 1 (1.72%) ION Trading
12 1 (1.72%) 3Com
12 1 (1.72%) Citrix
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