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 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank - 44 45
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.26% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.17% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £223
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £278 £290
% change year-on-year
+31.53% -4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-46.47% +24.56%
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
48 46 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.96% 11.76% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 58
Median daily rate £370 £300 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +23.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management

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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle