Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 February 2020 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 63 78
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -11
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.56% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 9.36% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £340 £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.26% -11.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £209 £310 £227
90th Percentile £650 £344 £440
East of England median daily rate £450 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +28.57% -1.41% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +144.44% -46.43% +118.18%
10th Percentile £52.50 £21.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £23.75 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 £66.81 £41.75
% change year-on-year -17.68% +60.02% +145.59%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 138 171 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.95% 16.63% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 88 83
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £250 £228 £143
90th Percentile £538 £491 £495
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 53
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.10% +9.64% +25.76%
10th Percentile £15.93 £17.20 £16.13
90th Percentile £50.48 £54.50 £50.95
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £16.21 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.52% -53.70% +6.06%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Cambridge -5 6 £325 -2.26% 9
Huntingdon - 1 £618 - 1
Wi-Fi
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 5 (41.67%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
2 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WLAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Firmware
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 3 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (25.00%) Okta
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (41.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) 3G
4 1 (8.33%) 4G
4 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
4 1 (8.33%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) RF Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Security Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Project Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Okta
1 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (16.67%) Mitel
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Genesys
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce