The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 88 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.074% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 2.40% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£370 £286 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% +14.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.38 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -38.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
260 208 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.33% 16.37% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 105 126
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 26
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% -49.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) Siemens
3 2 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) GSM
3 2 (40.00%) UMTS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Huawei
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) FWSM
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) IronPort
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) UMTS
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) FWSM
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Nokia
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (40.00%) Huawei
2 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat