Period
to 20 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 20 April 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.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - +31 +13
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.47% - 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Luton median daily rate £475 - £115
10th Percentile £463 - £113
90th Percentile £488 - £118
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £140 £115
% change year-on-year +239.29% +21.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 45 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 21.33% 11.11% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 19
Luton median daily rate £450 £350 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -32.69% +24.55%
10th Percentile £289 £119 £190
90th Percentile £526 £589 £640
Bedfordshire median daily rate £444 £355 £408
% change year-on-year +25.00% -12.88% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Luton median hourly rate - £16.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.88% -34.82%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £16.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +43.75% -16.88% -57.22%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Luton

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper