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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 130 132 142
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 2.23% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £260 £368 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +11.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 £22.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.90% -45.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.97% +60.00%
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
466 359 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.15% 11.65% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 175 258
Median daily rate £365 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £228 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 30
Median hourly rate £36.50 £22.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.90% +23.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £12.55 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.23 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

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 3 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
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 3 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
(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 +4 3 £388 +7.63% 2
Cornwall - 2 £163 -
Dorset - 2 £260 - 3
Wiltshire -1 1 £230 -48.88%
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 - 2
Somerset - 1 £325 -
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 5 (25.00%) MPLS
4 5 (25.00%) VLAN
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) CCNA
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) Broadband
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
6 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.00%) Splunk
6 3 (15.00%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Internet
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) MPLS
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
3 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) Broadband
5 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) MQTT
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) PABX
7 1 (5.00%) FWSM
7 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Service Assurance Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) CCTV
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Design
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) MODAF
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) CCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) HND
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (15.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Nokia
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) Aruba
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Motorola
5 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) Siemens
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
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