Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 751 824 834
Rank change year-on-year +73 +10 +19
Contract jobs citing 802.11 41 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.044% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.33% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 15
England median daily rate £413 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +34.62% -31.58%
10th Percentile £136 £273 £218
90th Percentile £568 £825 £565
UK median daily rate £406 £438 £370
% change year-on-year -7.14% +18.24% -17.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
England median hourly rate £77.50 £17.41 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +345.15% -63.35% +8.57%
10th Percentile £76.25 £15.24 £46.25
90th Percentile £113.75 £36.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £77.50 £17.41 £47.50
% change year-on-year +345.15% -63.35% +8.57%

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 10,590 12,284 12,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.16% 13.29% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,502 7,495 7,598
England median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £200
90th Percentile £610 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 516 638 667
England median hourly rate £25.31 £20.00 £18.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.55% +9.53% -22.30%
10th Percentile £12.56 £12.25 £10.99
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +37.50% +5.26% -22.45%

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 +54 18 £385 -30.00% 2
South East +33 13 £413 +43.48% 1
Midlands - 5 £525 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
East of England +18 3 £343 - 4
North of England +16 1 - - 7
North West +11 1 - - 5
West Midlands - 1 £525 -
802.11
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 40 (97.56%) 802.1X
2 30 (73.17%) LAN
2 30 (73.17%) Wireless
3 29 (70.73%) Cisco
4 28 (68.29%) BGP
5 27 (65.85%) WAN
6 22 (53.66%) OSPF
7 19 (46.34%) IPsec
8 18 (43.90%) EIGRP
8 18 (43.90%) VPN
9 17 (41.46%) TCP/IP
9 17 (41.46%) Ethernet
9 17 (41.46%) MPLS
10 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (36.59%) WLAN
11 15 (36.59%) Firewall
11 15 (36.59%) Spanning Tree
12 14 (34.15%) HSRP
12 14 (34.15%) Project Management
13 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
13 12 (29.27%) DNS
13 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
14 11 (26.83%) Decision-Making
15 10 (24.39%) Juniper
15 10 (24.39%) IGRP
16 9 (21.95%) CCNP
16 9 (21.95%) VoIP
16 9 (21.95%) Windows
16 9 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
16 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (4.88%) AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) Akamai
4 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) G Suite
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) LAN
1 30 (73.17%) Wireless
2 28 (68.29%) BGP
3 27 (65.85%) WAN
4 22 (53.66%) OSPF
5 19 (46.34%) IPsec
6 18 (43.90%) EIGRP
6 18 (43.90%) VPN
7 17 (41.46%) Ethernet
7 17 (41.46%) MPLS
7 17 (41.46%) TCP/IP
8 15 (36.59%) Firewall
8 15 (36.59%) Spanning Tree
8 15 (36.59%) WLAN
9 14 (34.15%) HSRP
10 12 (29.27%) DNS
11 10 (24.39%) IGRP
12 9 (21.95%) VoIP
13 8 (19.51%) SNMP
14 7 (17.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.44%) Burp Suite
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.44%) Trac
General
1 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Communications Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Field Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Network Architect
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Juniper Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CGI
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) Replication
5 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
5 3 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.88%) Life Science
7 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.44%) iPhone
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.44%) SCADA
7 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 7 (17.07%) Unix
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Project Management
2 11 (26.83%) Decision-Making
3 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (21.95%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (19.51%) Quality Management
4 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
5 7 (17.07%) Analytics
5 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
5 7 (17.07%) Network Management
6 6 (14.63%) Architectural Design
6 6 (14.63%) Email Filtering
6 6 (14.63%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (14.63%) Network Design
6 6 (14.63%) Test Strategy
6 6 (14.63%) Web Filtering
7 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Change Management
8 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) C
2 3 (7.32%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) C++
3 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Lua
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.95%) CCNP
3 8 (19.51%) CCIE
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) CCNA
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) CISSP
6 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (4.88%) CCDP
7 2 (4.88%) CWDP
8 1 (2.44%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 4 (9.76%) NCSC
3 1 (2.44%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) WSUS
2 4 (9.76%) Iperf
3 2 (4.88%) Cacti
3 2 (4.88%) Nagios
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.44%) Kibana
4 1 (2.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.44%) Nmap
4 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.44%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) Juniper
4 8 (19.51%) F5
4 8 (19.51%) Palo Alto
4 8 (19.51%) SolarWinds
5 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
5 5 (12.20%) Riverbed
6 4 (9.76%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (7.32%) Aruba
7 3 (7.32%) Avaya
7 3 (7.32%) HP
7 3 (7.32%) Remedy
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) Meraki
8 2 (4.88%) MikroTik
8 2 (4.88%) Saba
8 2 (4.88%) VMware
9 1 (2.44%) Arista
9 1 (2.44%) Extreme Networks