Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 21 April 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 34 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +37
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.68% 0.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Watford median daily rate - £320 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £195 £450
% change year-on-year +53.85% -56.67% +45.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +193.10% -3.33% -62.50%

Wireless 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 Watford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.76% 16.26% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 8
Watford median daily rate £550 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.88% -5.19% -16.92%
10th Percentile £370 £130 £185
90th Percentile £640 £525 £529
Hertfordshire median daily rate £345 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -8.00% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Watford median hourly rate £45.00 - £22.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.10 £31.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -55.25% +96.88% -5.88%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Watford

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Watford

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless in Watford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless 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 Watford region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) VMware NSX

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (60.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) VMware