The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 80 -
Contract jobs citing WLAN 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.07% -
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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 191 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.40% 20.23% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 112 74
Median daily rate £338 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £238 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire