Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 802.11 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 802.11 over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

IEEE 802.11
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 814 810 844
Rank change year-on-year -4 +34 +7
Contract jobs citing 802.11 48 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.026% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 18
England median daily rate £450 £425 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -7.61% +41.54%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £299
90th Percentile £825 £601 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £413 £420
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +28.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
England median hourly rate £30.00 £48.35 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.95% +7.43% +20.00%
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £48.35 £45.00
% change year-on-year -37.95% +7.43% +12.50%

802.11 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,662 12,148 15,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.32% 13.75% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,804 7,326 9,582
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £205 £210 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 707 698 688
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.69 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.01% -25.24% +21.95%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -22.00% +21.95%

802.11
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 802.11 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 802.11 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.11 in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.11 in England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.11 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
London -36 19 £613 +75.00% 2
South East -15 9 £350 -17.65% 2
West Midlands - 8 - -
Midlands - 8 - - 1
North of England - 7 £325 - 4
East of England 0 5 £350 +7.69% 5
North West - 4 £313 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £325 - 3
802.11
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 802.11 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 England region with a requirement for 802.11.

1 48 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 36 (75.00%) Cisco
3 30 (62.50%) Wireless
4 29 (60.42%) Firewall
5 25 (52.08%) LAN
6 18 (37.50%) ITIL
7 17 (35.42%) VPN
7 17 (35.42%) Wireshark
8 16 (33.33%) SolarWinds
8 16 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
8 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (31.25%) WLAN
9 15 (31.25%) DHCP
10 14 (29.17%) Cisco ISE
10 14 (29.17%) Degree
10 14 (29.17%) Cisco Wireless
11 13 (27.08%) Ethernet
11 13 (27.08%) DNS
11 13 (27.08%) CCNP
12 12 (25.00%) CCNA
12 12 (25.00%) Private Cloud
12 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
13 11 (22.92%) IPsec
14 10 (20.83%) OSPF
14 10 (20.83%) BGP
15 9 (18.75%) WAN
15 9 (18.75%) Network Design
15 9 (18.75%) VLAN

802.11
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Akamai
1 1 (2.08%) G Suite
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (62.50%) Wireless
2 29 (60.42%) Firewall
3 25 (52.08%) LAN
4 17 (35.42%) VPN
4 17 (35.42%) Wireshark
5 15 (31.25%) DHCP
5 15 (31.25%) WLAN
6 14 (29.17%) Cisco ISE
6 14 (29.17%) Cisco Wireless
7 13 (27.08%) DNS
7 13 (27.08%) Ethernet
8 11 (22.92%) IPsec
9 10 (20.83%) BGP
9 10 (20.83%) OSPF
10 9 (18.75%) VLAN
10 9 (18.75%) WAN
11 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.67%) HSRP
11 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 8 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.17%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Network Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) Infotainment
4 3 (6.25%) User Experience
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Signage
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) ASIC
6 1 (2.08%) BYOD
6 1 (2.08%) CCTV
6 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.08%) RIA
6 1 (2.08%) Verilog
6 1 (2.08%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.42%) Check Point GAiA
3 5 (10.42%) Windows 8
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Network Design
3 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.42%) Network Virtualisation
3 5 (10.42%) Patch Management
3 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (8.33%) Network Management
5 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.25%) Disk Encryption
5 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.17%) Analytics
6 2 (4.17%) Change Control
6 2 (4.17%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (4.17%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.17%) ERP
6 2 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.17%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (29.17%) Degree
3 13 (27.08%) CCNP
4 12 (25.00%) CCNA
4 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) CCENT
5 5 (10.42%) CCSA
5 5 (10.42%) JNCIA
5 5 (10.42%) MCSE
5 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (6.25%) Master's Degree
7 3 (6.25%) PhD
8 2 (4.17%) CCIE
8 2 (4.17%) CISSP
8 2 (4.17%) CWNA
9 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) VirtualBox
3 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (10.42%) Cacti
3 4 (8.33%) SCCM
4 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 11 (22.92%) CheckPoint
4 8 (16.67%) HP
4 8 (16.67%) Juniper
4 8 (16.67%) VMware
5 7 (14.58%) Aruba
6 5 (10.42%) Qualys
7 4 (8.33%) Dell
7 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.25%) Avaya
8 3 (6.25%) F5
8 3 (6.25%) Meraki
8 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
9 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.17%) Nokia
9 2 (4.17%) Symantec
10 1 (2.08%) McAfee
10 1 (2.08%) Micro Focus