The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.72% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £226 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £19.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+115.18% -12.22%
Wi-Fi
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.73% 12.85% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 7
Average daily rate £363 £245 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.95% -38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £310 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) NAS
2 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 6 (66.67%) NAS
2 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 8 (88.89%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (100.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco