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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 75 67 82
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.98% 0.78% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 4.52% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Median daily rate £415 £390 £169
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +131.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £390 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £390 £224
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £25.85
% change year-on-year -29.26% +58.60%  

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 209 177 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.47% 17.18% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 73 82
Median daily rate £425 £398 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.91% +11.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% -5.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 0 9 £414 - 1
Marlow - 1 £600 -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) PRINCE2
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
4 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Logistics
5 7 (38.89%) MS Project
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) VoIP
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Public Cloud
6 6 (33.33%) MPLS
6 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 5 (27.78%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 4 (22.22%) F5
8 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
8 4 (22.22%) CCNP
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) WAN
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 3 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) IPsec

Wi-Fi
Top Related 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%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) MS Project
3 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) VoIP
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (16.67%) IPsec
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) ADSL
5 2 (11.11%) DMZ
5 2 (11.11%) NAS
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (5.56%) BGP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Public Cloud
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) CMDB
4 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) PRINCE2
3 9 (50.00%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Logistics
5 5 (27.78%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Network Design
7 2 (11.11%) Presales
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
8 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Service Management
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) F5
3 3 (16.67%) Aruba
3 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Altiris
5 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow