The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 115 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 23 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.43% 1.39% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.86% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -45.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +46.93%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
519 360 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.60% 11.61% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 219 211
Median daily rate £363 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 41
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.60 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.35% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bristol +16 11 £550 - 4
Somerset - 5 £275 -
Dorset - 3 - - 2
Cornwall - 2 £163 -
Devon - 1 £300 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 22 (64.71%) LAN
1 22 (64.71%) WAN
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 14 (41.18%) Firewall
4 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
6 8 (23.53%) Windows
6 8 (23.53%) CCNP
7 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.59%) VPN
8 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) CCNA
8 6 (17.65%) Internet
8 6 (17.65%) Office 365
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (14.71%) Ansible
9 5 (14.71%) DevOps
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (14.71%) Aruba
9 5 (14.71%) Puppet
9 5 (14.71%) Google
9 5 (14.71%) SCCM
9 5 (14.71%) Mule
9 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
9 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
9 5 (14.71%) CISSP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (14.71%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) LAN
1 22 (64.71%) WAN
2 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 10 (29.41%) Wireless
4 7 (20.59%) VPN
5 6 (17.65%) Internet
6 5 (14.71%) ADSL
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (14.71%) VoIP
7 4 (11.76%) DHCP
7 4 (11.76%) DNS
7 4 (11.76%) HTTP
7 4 (11.76%) MPLS
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) VLAN
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.82%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Architect
1 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Network Technician
3 4 (11.76%) Network Support
4 3 (8.82%) Support Technician
4 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Support
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Network Support Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Service Assurance Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Design Authority
6 1 (2.94%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 5 (14.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) DevOps
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Design
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.94%) Product Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) C++
1 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCNP
3 6 (17.65%) CCNA
4 5 (14.71%) CISSP
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
6 2 (5.88%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.94%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) CCSA
7 1 (2.94%) CCSE
7 1 (2.94%) HND
7 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Ansible
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (14.71%) Puppet
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 9 (26.47%) Palo Alto
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) Aruba
4 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.71%) Google
5 4 (11.76%) F5
6 3 (8.82%) Splunk
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 2 (5.88%) Motorola
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Meraki
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.94%) Nokia
8 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.94%) Siemens
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
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