Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 95 109
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14 +6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 22 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 0.98% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.26% 5.65% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 25
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £388 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -6.63% -2.35%
10th Percentile £363 £230 £340
90th Percentile £650 £685 £600
South East median daily rate £375 £394 £388
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.61% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -48.57% +7.69%

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 303 301 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.82% 17.38% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 165 197
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +21.21%
10th Percentile £160 £259 £254
90th Percentile £536 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25% +30.61%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £10.35
90th Percentile £54.75 £38.75 £27.50
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.41% +11.70% +26.83%

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 20 November 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 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 20 November 2017. 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 -25 20 £400 +3.23% 2
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
2 7 (31.82%) VPN
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 4 (18.18%) PMI
5 4 (18.18%) PMP
5 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.64%) CCIE
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.09%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) BGP
7 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (9.09%) Finance

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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) LAN
1 7 (31.82%) VPN
1 7 (31.82%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) BGP
3 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 2 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) ADSL
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) Gradle
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Director
3 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cabling Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) EJB
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
1 1 (4.55%) JMS
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) RIA
2 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Break/Fix
6 1 (4.55%) Conflict Management
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) High Availability
6 1 (4.55%) MapReduce
6 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) C++
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 4 (18.18%) PMP
4 3 (13.64%) CCIE
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 2 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Samsung