The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing WLAN 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £374 £338
% change year-on-year
-16.38% +10.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £28.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.61% 14.63% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 32
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £254 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.81% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £40.68 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £55.00 £43.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WLAN across the Cambridge region.

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the Cambridge region.

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge