Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 118 89
Rank change year-on-year +16 -29 +12
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 14 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 6.94% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 8
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £427 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.69% +3.23% -6.63%
10th Percentile £200 £363 £230
90th Percentile £650 £650 £500
South East median daily rate £350 £373 £388
% change year-on-year -6.04% -3.87% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.67% -
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £26.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year -5.10% +45.83% -48.57%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 220 288 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.99% 12.12% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 140 165
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £158 £263
90th Percentile £500 £523 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +30.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £14.61 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £27.24 £56.63 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.82% -33.00% -4.76%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Buckinghamshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 12 £502 +25.44% 4
High Wycombe - 1 £300 - 2
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) SCCM
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
5 5 (35.71%) Skype
5 5 (35.71%) OneDrive
5 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
5 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
5 5 (35.71%) Office 365
5 5 (35.71%) IT Strategy
5 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
6 3 (21.43%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (21.43%) Coaching
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) PMO
7 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
1 5 (35.71%) OneDrive
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LAN
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Skype
2 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) 802.11
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) DOCSIS
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Solutions Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) IT Strategy
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) CAPA
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) eTOM
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (7.14%) AlienVault
3 1 (7.14%) Aruba
3 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) VMware