The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 35 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.19% 0.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £115 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £440 £363
% change year-on-year
-26.13% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +128.57%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 44 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.39% 13.02% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 16
Median daily rate £340 £423 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.52% +49.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £455 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Liverpool +7 3 £115 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) G Suite
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) BCP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITSM
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow