Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 12 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 LAN (WLAN)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 135 103
Rank change year-on-year +19 -32 +17
Contract jobs citing WLAN 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 1.39% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £300 -
South East median daily rate £400 £354 £375
% change year-on-year +13.07% -5.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -38.89% +80.00% -

WLAN 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 218 288 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.95% 12.10% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 140 168
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £277 £158 £263
90th Percentile £500 £523 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.50% +1.33%
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 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.82% -32.00% +0.50%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Buckinghamshire

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Buckinghamshire

WLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WLAN in Buckinghamshire

WLAN
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 WLAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 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 +24 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
WLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection

WLAN
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Meraki
1 1 (50.00%) Sun