The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 87 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 2.84% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +51.06%
Wi-Fi
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
181 141 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.01% 14.20% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 75 53
Median daily rate £384 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £603 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -46.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 1 - - 1
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) ZyXEL
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Telematics
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) ZyXEL