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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 65 84
Rank change year-on-year -17 +19  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.79% 1.17% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 6.83% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £411 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.42% -36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £168 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £670 £790
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £365 £290
% change year-on-year -5.82% +25.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -47.22%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 189 161 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.69% 17.18% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 70 74
Median daily rate £388 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.35% +4.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £206 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £9.00 £20.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 7 £411 -8.66%
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 11 (61.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (55.56%) Logistics
4 10 (55.56%) Public Cloud
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) Firewall
9 3 (16.67%) WAN
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (16.67%) MPLS
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
10 2 (11.11%) DevOps
10 2 (11.11%) Change Control
10 2 (11.11%) CCNP
10 2 (11.11%) Juniper
10 2 (11.11%) VoIP
10 2 (11.11%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
11 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS

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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
5 1 (5.56%) ATM
5 1 (5.56%) BGP
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) DWDM
5 1 (5.56%) Frame Relay
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.56%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) SDH
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) WLAN
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
1 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 10 (55.56%) Logistics
4 5 (27.78%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) SC Cleared
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.56%) Brocade
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow