Period
to 28 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 28 March 2020 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 74 93
Rank change year-on-year +26 +19 -2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 2 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.20% 0.25% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 1.61% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £240 £438 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.14% +98.86% +10.00%
10th Percentile £195 £374 £154
90th Percentile £365 £511 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £32.50
10th Percentile £46.25 - £19.18
90th Percentile £48.75 - £122.13
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £24.91 £36.25
% change year-on-year +78.64% -31.28% +81.93%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 74 124 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 14.77% 15.37% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 84 106
Median daily rate £235 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £115 £135 £165
90th Percentile £606 £614 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 7
Median hourly rate £26.75 £43.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.86% +150.00% +17.25%
10th Percentile £12.95 £26.38 £13.92
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.98 £84.25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +85.71% -10.26% -2.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. 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
Abingdon - 1 £360 -
Bicester - 1 £240 -
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) ThreadX
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (16.67%) AWS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) 4G
3 1 (16.67%) 5G
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Broadcom
3 1 (16.67%) Renesas

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (16.67%) 4G
2 1 (16.67%) 5G
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) ThreadX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (16.67%) Broadcom
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dynatrace
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Renesas
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) VMware