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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.23% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +45.16%
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
53 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 29.61% 13.29% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 10
Median daily rate £300 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 26 August 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 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Handset
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Casper Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP

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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Mac Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Aruba
3 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) ProCurve