The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 63 70
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7  
Contract jobs citing WLAN 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 1.72% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £350 £306
% change year-on-year -21.42% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year - +23.45%  

WLAN 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 142 116 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 19.32% 17.39% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 50
Median daily rate £400 £451 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -66.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing WLAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Milton Keynes

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WLAN in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Design Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper