Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 50 40
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.22% 0.48% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.78% 3.57% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Watford median daily rate £223 - £269
10th Percentile £139 - £257
90th Percentile £316 - £286
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £285 £360
% change year-on-year +14.04% -20.83% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +90.00% +72.41% -69.47%

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 45 56 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.47% 13.40% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 34
Watford median daily rate £385 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.07% +12.50% -5.51%
10th Percentile £116 £236 £229
90th Percentile £591 £475 £391
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year -3.03% -9.59% -15.21%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Watford over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 October 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 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) VMware NSX
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Help Desk Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365 Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco