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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 131 130 142
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 2.20% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £225 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £300 £248
% change year-on-year
+21.66% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £34.50 £22.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.81% -45.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-45.71% +48.93%
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
507 364 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.13% 11.95% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 206 224
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 39
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.19 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.85% +15.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £38.08 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 31 May 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
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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 -6 6 £213 -40.97% 2
Somerset - 3 £318 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £163 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Devon - 1 £300 -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 13 (50.00%) LAN
1 13 (50.00%) WAN
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Wireless
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) ADSL
6 4 (15.38%) CCNP
6 4 (15.38%) HTTP
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) VLAN
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security
7 3 (11.54%) Splunk
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Gigabit Ethernet

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 1 (3.85%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) LAN
1 13 (50.00%) WAN
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 8 (30.77%) Wireless
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (19.23%) Internet
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) ADSL
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) HTTP
6 4 (15.38%) VLAN
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
7 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.54%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 3 (11.54%) MQTT
7 3 (11.54%) Network Security
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Network Technician
2 4 (15.38%) Network Support
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Assurance Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Design
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Network Design
5 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C++
1 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
4 1 (3.85%) CCSA
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) HND
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Palo Alto
4 3 (11.54%) Avaya
4 3 (11.54%) Splunk
5 2 (7.69%) Aruba
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Mitel
5 2 (7.69%) Motorola
5 2 (7.69%) Nokia
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) Siemens
6 1 (3.85%) SonicWALL
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