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 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 29 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.59% 0.36% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.44% 2.90% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
Median daily rate £550 £150 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+266.66% -35.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £150 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +23.00%
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
45 69 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.71% 12.50% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 62
Median daily rate £513 £413 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +37.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £177 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £635 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -7.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 - 6 £550 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) CCIE
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
5 6 (54.55%) CCNP
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
6 5 (45.45%) CCNA
7 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) VoIP
7 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
8 3 (27.27%) Network Security
8 3 (27.27%) Internet
9 2 (18.18%) NHS
9 2 (18.18%) Service Management
9 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
10 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
10 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
10 1 (9.09%) Wireless
10 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 1 (9.09%) Oracle
10 1 (9.09%) Network Design

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 11 (100.00%) LAN
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Broadband
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Manager
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
4 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) BCP
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Network Design
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCIE
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle