Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 January 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 LAN (WLAN)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 33 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.30% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Slough median daily rate £315 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.88% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £465 £375
% change year-on-year -19.35% +24.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 30.24% 22.83% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 45
Slough median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +3.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £266 £213 £180
90th Percentile £550 £450 £430
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £20.56
% change year-on-year -11.11% -34.35% -47.28%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Slough

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 Slough region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
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%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper