Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 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.

IEEE 802.11
UK > England
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 550 800 815
Rank change year-on-year +250 +15 -10
Contract jobs citing 802.11 32 26 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.076% 0.031% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.25% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 30
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £100 £250
90th Percentile £583 £500 £825
UK median daily rate £450 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £30.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.27% +50.51%
10th Percentile £27.50 £17.80 £27.91
90th Percentile £32.50 £105.00 £31.99
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £30.10
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.27% +50.51%

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 5,538 10,470 12,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.22% 12.62% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,241 6,526 7,672
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
10th Percentile £185 £210 £206
90th Percentile £630 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 300 471 681
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +0.25%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate £30.05 £20.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +46.59% +5.13% -7.82%

802.11
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing 802.11 in England.

Daily rate trend for 802.11 in England

802.11
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing 802.11 in England over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for 802.11 in England

802.11
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing 802.11 in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 28 May 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
East of England +82 24 £450 +9.09%
London +185 6 £448 -5.68% 1
South East +127 2 £400 +33.33%
802.11
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 32 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 27 (84.38%) Wireless
3 25 (78.13%) WLAN
4 22 (68.75%) Broadband
4 22 (68.75%) Ethernet
5 21 (65.63%) LAN
6 20 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
7 19 (59.38%) WAN
8 16 (50.00%) Service Delivery
8 16 (50.00%) Device Driver
8 16 (50.00%) Video\Live Streaming
8 16 (50.00%) Software Architecture
8 16 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
9 14 (43.75%) GPON
9 14 (43.75%) VDSL
9 14 (43.75%) ADSL
10 13 (40.63%) Cisco
11 12 (37.50%) Internet
12 9 (28.13%) Firewall
12 9 (28.13%) Linux
12 9 (28.13%) Python
12 9 (28.13%) Wireshark
12 9 (28.13%) Network Management
13 8 (25.00%) JIRA
13 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 8 (25.00%) IPv4
13 8 (25.00%) IPv6
14 7 (21.88%) HTTP
14 7 (21.88%) HTTPS
14 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (15.63%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Akamai
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) G Suite
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) Wireless
2 25 (78.13%) WLAN
3 22 (68.75%) Broadband
3 22 (68.75%) Ethernet
4 21 (65.63%) LAN
5 20 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (59.38%) WAN
7 14 (43.75%) ADSL
7 14 (43.75%) GPON
7 14 (43.75%) VDSL
8 12 (37.50%) Internet
9 9 (28.13%) Firewall
9 9 (28.13%) Wireshark
10 8 (25.00%) IPv4
10 8 (25.00%) IPv6
10 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 7 (21.88%) HTTP
11 7 (21.88%) HTTPS
12 6 (18.75%) DOCSIS
12 6 (18.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Redmine
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Technical Leader
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.38%) C Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer in Test
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior IT Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (9.38%) XML
3 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 16 (50.00%) Video\Live Streaming
2 6 (18.75%) IPTV
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.13%) STB
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 16 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 16 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 9 (28.13%) Network Management
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Test Automation
4 6 (18.75%) Open Source
4 6 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 6 (18.75%) Use Case
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Requirements Gathering
5 5 (15.63%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Defect Management
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Test Management
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) C
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCNP
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCDP
2 2 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HP ALM
1 4 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) systemd
2 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
2 2 (6.25%) vRealize
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Aruba
4 3 (9.38%) Meraki
5 2 (6.25%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (6.25%) Arista
5 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.25%) MikroTik
5 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.25%) Tufin
5 2 (6.25%) Zscaler
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft