The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WLAN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £320 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.42% -3.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -
WLAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 42 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.07% 17.43% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 15
Median daily rate £413 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +40.54%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in Chester

WLAN
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware