Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 131 133
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 21 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.73% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.66% 5.93% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 8
East Midlands median daily rate £260 £335 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.39% +6.35% -30.00%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £193
90th Percentile £650 £625 £433
England median daily rate £350 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £19.75 £150.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.10% -86.83% -
10th Percentile £14.10 £14.18 £140.00
90th Percentile £15.67 £26.33 £160.00
England median hourly rate £32.25 £20.88 £21.53
% change year-on-year +54.49% -3.02% +10.38%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 451 405 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.21% 12.25% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 260 193
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £152 £142 £170
90th Percentile £500 £538 £480
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 36
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.45 £39.00 £38.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Derbyshire -8 9 £235 +3.30%
Lincolnshire - 5 £225 -
Northamptonshire +11 4 £650 +73.33% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £285 -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Dell
5 5 (23.81%) 3G
5 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) SCCM
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 5 (23.81%) Driving Licence
5 5 (23.81%) Break/Fix
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 4 (19.05%) Aruba
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C
7 3 (14.29%) ITSM
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (14.29%) CCNP
7 3 (14.29%) CCNA
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) 3G
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) MPLS
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) MQTT
3 3 (14.29%) Skype
3 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 3 (14.29%) ZigBee
3 3 (14.29%) Z-Wave
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) Broadband
5 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Driving Licence
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
2 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Break/Fix
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) ITSM
2 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
1 4 (19.05%) Embedded C
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 4 (19.05%) Aruba
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) ProCurve
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Xerox
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos