Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 84 112
Rank change year-on-year -27 +28 -8
Contract jobs citing WLAN 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.23% 0.47% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 2.62% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £275 - £375
10th Percentile £263 - £363
90th Percentile £328 - £388
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £300 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 227 229 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.00% 17.99% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 126 146
Milton Keynes median daily rate £423 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £209 £225 £256
90th Percentile £540 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £401
% change year-on-year -5.88% +5.92% +21.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 15
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £23.35 £19.80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +30.61%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 25 November 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 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (25.00%) X.25

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (25.00%) SDH
3 1 (25.00%) X.25
3 1 (25.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Nortel
1 1 (25.00%) Polycom