The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing WLAN 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £220
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +53.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 - £20.00
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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
37 70 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 15.29% 28.57% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 3
Average daily rate £425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Average hourly rate £16.84 £32.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.37% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.03 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £45.00 £55.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WLAN across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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