The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 44 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.01% 1.52% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 8.96% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £600 £155 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+287.09% -35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £26.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +29.62%
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.03% 16.92% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 42 30
Median daily rate £525 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £164 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Fleetwood - 5 £600 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (82.35%) CCIE
4 13 (76.47%) ITIL
5 11 (64.71%) CCNP
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) TOGAF
5 11 (64.71%) ITIL V3
6 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
6 10 (58.82%) VoIP
7 9 (52.94%) Internet
7 9 (52.94%) Network Architecture
8 8 (47.06%) CCNA
9 7 (41.18%) Network Security
10 6 (35.29%) Degree
11 4 (23.53%) Service Management
11 4 (23.53%) Broadband
12 3 (17.65%) Network Design
12 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
13 2 (11.76%) NHS
14 1 (5.88%) Oracle
14 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
14 1 (5.88%) Wireless
14 1 (5.88%) Back Office
14 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
14 1 (5.88%) Migration
14 1 (5.88%) BCP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 17 (100.00%) LAN
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
3 10 (58.82%) VoIP
4 9 (52.94%) Internet
5 7 (41.18%) Network Security
6 4 (23.53%) Broadband
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.88%) Back Office
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Manager
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL V3
2 11 (64.71%) TOGAF
3 9 (52.94%) Network Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Network Design
5 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) BCP
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) CCIE
3 11 (64.71%) CCNP
4 8 (47.06%) CCNA
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle