The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / London
Rank 327 356 353
Rank change year-on-year +29 -3  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 73 72 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.33% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 2.57% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 46
Median daily rate £394 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.62% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £210 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £311
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Median hourly rate £28.25 £16.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.21% -15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £16.50 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.50 £82.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £25.85
% change year-on-year -29.26% +58.60%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2440 2799 2845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.53% 12.69% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1895 1828
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 85
Median hourly rate £42.25 £21.92 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.74% +1.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £12.83 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Wi-Fi in London

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 12 £433 +8.12% 3
Harrow +12 1 £438 -5.14%
Romford - 1 £145 -
Osterley - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 London region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 51 (32.28%) Cisco
2 45 (28.48%) Windows
3 39 (24.68%) Firewall
4 38 (24.05%) LAN
5 36 (22.78%) WAN
6 35 (22.15%) Active Directory
7 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (19.62%) Wireless
9 27 (17.09%) VPN
10 25 (15.82%) Finance
10 25 (15.82%) Data Centre
11 22 (13.92%) Internet
11 22 (13.92%) Windows 7
12 20 (12.66%) CheckPoint
12 20 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (12.03%) MS Office
14 18 (11.39%) Apple
15 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
15 17 (10.76%) VMware
15 17 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (10.13%) Google
17 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
17 15 (9.49%) Aruba
17 15 (9.49%) Windows 10
18 14 (8.86%) Degree
18 14 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (8.86%) Retail
19 13 (8.23%) Validation
19 13 (8.23%) ITIL
19 13 (8.23%) Linux

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (5.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.27%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (12.03%) MS Office
2 4 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.06%) SaaS
3 7 (4.43%) Office 365
4 5 (3.16%) G Suite
5 4 (2.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.53%) PaaS
6 3 (1.90%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.63%) GitHub
7 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.68%) Firewall
2 38 (24.05%) LAN
3 36 (22.78%) WAN
4 31 (19.62%) Wireless
5 27 (17.09%) VPN
6 22 (13.92%) Internet
7 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
8 14 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (8.23%) Network Security
10 11 (6.96%) Ethernet
10 11 (6.96%) VoIP
11 10 (6.33%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (5.70%) BGP
12 9 (5.70%) OSPF
13 8 (5.06%) MPLS
13 8 (5.06%) WLAN
14 7 (4.43%) EIGRP
14 7 (4.43%) Intranet
14 7 (4.43%) Telepresence
15 6 (3.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.70%) MySQL
2 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.53%) Blockchain
3 4 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.27%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.63%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 25 (15.82%) Finance
2 14 (8.86%) Retail
3 8 (5.06%) Marketing
3 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.90%) Back Office
4 3 (1.90%) Legal
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (18.35%) Network Engineer
2 17 (10.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (10.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (9.49%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Analyst
5 14 (8.86%) Architect
6 12 (7.59%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.96%) Product Owner
7 11 (6.96%) Security Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (6.33%) IT Support
9 8 (5.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Network Manager
10 7 (4.43%) Network Security Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.43%) Web Services
2 4 (2.53%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.53%) JSON
2 4 (2.53%) LAMP
3 3 (1.90%) Middleware
3 3 (1.90%) Node.js
3 3 (1.90%) OAuth
3 3 (1.90%) REST
3 3 (1.90%) SAML
3 3 (1.90%) XML
4 1 (0.63%) Itk
4 1 (0.63%) RESTful
4 1 (0.63%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.96%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.33%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (5.70%) Client/Server
5 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.16%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.16%) NHS
7 4 (2.53%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (2.53%) BYOD
7 4 (2.53%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.53%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.53%) Wiki
8 3 (1.90%) CCTV
8 3 (1.90%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.90%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.90%) User Experience
9 2 (1.27%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.48%) Windows
2 22 (13.92%) Windows 7
3 15 (9.49%) Windows 10
4 13 (8.23%) Linux
5 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.33%) Apple iOS
7 9 (5.70%) Android
7 9 (5.70%) Mac OS X
7 9 (5.70%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.43%) Mac OS
9 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.53%) CoreOS
11 3 (1.90%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.27%) CentOS
12 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.27%) Unix
13 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (8.23%) ITIL
2 13 (8.23%) Validation
3 11 (6.96%) Change Management
3 11 (6.96%) Migration
3 11 (6.96%) Risk Management
3 11 (6.96%) Time Management
4 10 (6.33%) High Availability
4 10 (6.33%) Project Management
4 10 (6.33%) Service Design
4 10 (6.33%) Service Management
4 10 (6.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (5.06%) Load Balancing
6 7 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (4.43%) CRM
6 7 (4.43%) Identity Management
7 6 (3.80%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.06%) C
1 8 (5.06%) SQL
2 6 (3.80%) C++
2 6 (3.80%) Python
3 5 (3.16%) Perl
3 5 (3.16%) PHP
3 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.53%) Ruby
5 3 (1.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.90%) MATLAB
5 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.27%) VBScript
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (8.86%) Degree
3 11 (6.96%) CCNP
4 10 (6.33%) CCNA
4 10 (6.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.06%) MCP
5 8 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.43%) ACDT
6 7 (4.43%) ACHDS
6 7 (4.43%) ACTC
6 7 (4.43%) MCDST
6 7 (4.43%) MCSA
6 7 (4.43%) MCSE
6 7 (4.43%) MCSM
6 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.43%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.90%) CISSP
7 3 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials
1 4 (2.53%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) HL7
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.63%) PMO
3 1 (0.63%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 35 (22.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.70%) Docker
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.43%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.63%) IAG
5 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) Ansible
2 5 (3.16%) Terraform
3 4 (2.53%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.53%) Mesos
3 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.27%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.27%) Galera Cluster
4 2 (1.27%) Puppet
4 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 51 (32.28%) Cisco
2 20 (12.66%) CheckPoint
3 18 (11.39%) Apple
4 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
4 17 (10.76%) VMware
5 16 (10.13%) Google
6 15 (9.49%) Aruba
7 12 (7.59%) F5
7 12 (7.59%) Meraki
8 10 (6.33%) Citrix
9 8 (5.06%) Palo Alto
10 7 (4.43%) Fortinet
10 7 (4.43%) HP
11 5 (3.16%) Blue Coat
11 5 (3.16%) NetScout
12 4 (2.53%) Juniper
13 3 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.90%) ServiceNow
14 2 (1.27%) Percona
14 2 (1.27%) Varonis
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