Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 102 92
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.75% 0.16% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.31% 1.12% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Oxfordshire median daily rate £190 £115 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.22% -39.47% -52.50%
10th Percentile £151 £113 £169
90th Percentile £527 £175 £430
South East median daily rate £365 £384 £400
% change year-on-year -4.89% -4.12% +12.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £88.75 - £22.50
10th Percentile £41.13 - £21.25
90th Percentile £147.38 - £23.75
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -55.00% +122.22%

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 209 179 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.36% 14.59% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 119 131
Oxfordshire median daily rate £381 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +23.08% -16.67%
10th Percentile £170 £243 £155
90th Percentile £515 £550 £450
South East median daily rate £396 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.26% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £11.94 £12.15 £14.75
90th Percentile £122.13 £37.25 £36.00
South East median hourly rate £17.44 £22.38 £32.50
% change year-on-year -22.07% -31.15% +62.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 January 2018. 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
Oxford -12 5 £175 +52.17% 1
Abingdon - 1 - - 1
Wi-Fi
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Tesseract
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM

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 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Tesseract
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) GSM
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) SMTP
2 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Director
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) OCR
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft