Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 18 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 25 21
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 -9
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 1.64% 2.13% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 4.92% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £438
90th Percentile £398 £300 £463
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £360
% change year-on-year +8.33% -16.67% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 - £10.00

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 Stevenage with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 61 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 42.62% 43.26% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 8
Stevenage median daily rate £350 £285 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -31.33% +50.91%
10th Percentile £267 £110 £359
90th Percentile £460 £403 £461
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Stevenage median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -39.21% +91.06%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.79% -15.98% -7.08%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Stevenage

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Stevenage

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WPA2
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) FWSM
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WPA2
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) F5