Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 September 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.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 102 74
Rank change year-on-year +12 -28 +1
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.23% 0.24% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 1.48% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Essex median daily rate £475 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +111.11% - -
East of England median daily rate £333 £320 £360
% change year-on-year +3.91% -11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% -6.25% +85.83%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 176 135 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.09% 15.94% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 81 108
Essex median daily rate £450 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +46.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £168 £213 £213
90th Percentile £600 £598 £494
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 6
Essex median hourly rate £15.75 £13.88 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -61.46% +10.77%
10th Percentile £14.15 £10.40 £31.98
90th Percentile £21.98 £26.22 £42.70
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.28 £37.50
% change year-on-year -16.57% -43.27% +17.19%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Essex

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Essex

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Essex over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Essex

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Essex

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Brentwood +14 7 - - 2
Basildon - 3 £488 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) UPnP
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Ajax
3 7 (58.33%) Media Streaming
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Broadband
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
3 7 (58.33%) IPv4
3 7 (58.33%) IPv6
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (58.33%) DSL
3 7 (58.33%) CGI
3 7 (58.33%) FTP
3 7 (58.33%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) C++
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) DLNA
3 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (58.33%) Creative Thinking
3 7 (58.33%) Innovative Thinking

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) Broadband
3 7 (58.33%) DLNA
3 7 (58.33%) DSL
3 7 (58.33%) FTP
3 7 (58.33%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) IPv4
3 7 (58.33%) IPv6
3 7 (58.33%) UPnP
3 7 (58.33%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Ajax
1 7 (58.33%) CGI
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Media Streaming
1 7 (58.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Collaborative Working
1 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
1 7 (58.33%) Creative Thinking
1 7 (58.33%) Defect Tracking
1 7 (58.33%) Innovative Thinking
1 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (58.33%) Scrum
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Embedded C
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) CCDA
1 1 (8.33%) CCDP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Aruba
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) BT
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (8.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL