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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 11 August 2022 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
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 41 34 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +42
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 32 26 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.15% 4.20% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 26.80% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
10th Percentile £138 - £208
25th Percentile £284 £363 £219
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £375 £313
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +20.00% -12.28%
75th Percentile £525 £388 £512
90th Percentile £585 - £714
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £475
% change year-on-year - -21.05% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% - -
75th Percentile £15.75 £14.19 -
90th Percentile - £19.55 -
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.81% -30.77% -54.12%

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 160 97 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.73% 15.67% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 51 32
10th Percentile £311 £269 £201
25th Percentile £320 £313 £236
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £325
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -11.86%
75th Percentile £538 £438 £371
90th Percentile £679 £525 £400
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £345
% change year-on-year +13.33% +8.70% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -35.71% -52.54%
75th Percentile £15.75 £20.00 -
90th Percentile £16.11 £49.63 -
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +5.56% -6.49% +18.83%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cambridgeshire.

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 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough -2 24 £550 - 1
Cambridge -14 6 £450 +20.00% 18
St Neots - 1 £163 -
Wi-Fi
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, 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 24 (75.00%) Citrix
1 24 (75.00%) Retail
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft 365
2 23 (71.88%) Incident Management
2 23 (71.88%) ITIL
2 23 (71.88%) MCSA
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (71.88%) A+ Certification
2 23 (71.88%) ServiceNow
3 4 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) MPLS
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) Windows
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
5 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.13%) Security Monitoring

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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (3.13%) SD-WAN
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WLAN
General
1 24 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
1 23 (71.88%) Service Analyst
1 23 (71.88%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (3.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) CCTV
1 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Incident Management
1 23 (71.88%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.13%) Break/Fix
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.13%) Coaching
4 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.13%) Proactive Maintenance
4 1 (3.13%) Project Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Perl
1 4 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) A+ Certification
1 23 (71.88%) MCSA
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) CCDP
3 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) NIST
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) KVM
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) Observium
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Citrix
2 23 (71.88%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Aruba
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.13%) Kronos
4 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard