The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 47 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.21% 0.92% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 4.17% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+25.78% -19.54%
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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 Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 96 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.21% 22.12% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 25
Average daily rate £475 £450 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +52.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £22.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Websense
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Websense