The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £269 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £24.38 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+58.97% +132.14%
Wi-Fi
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 19.35% 26.71% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 14
Median daily rate £270 £313 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% +12.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Casper Suite
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Xcode
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Mac Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft