Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 15 December 2017 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Watford median daily rate £375 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £243 £450
% change year-on-year +59.47% -46.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 - £60.00

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 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 46 83 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 10.75% 28.52% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 8
Watford median daily rate £369 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.23% -24.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £147 £245 £209
90th Percentile £449 £515 £470
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £393
% change year-on-year -6.67% -4.46% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Watford median hourly rate £16.50 - £33.87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £37.31 £21.53
% change year-on-year -54.96% +73.34% +32.87%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 Watford region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (50.00%) PMO
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Multicast
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) IGMP
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

WLAN
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 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IGMP
3 2 (33.33%) Multicast
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Network Services Manager
2 2 (33.33%) WAN Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) VMware