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 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.97% 1.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 9.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £160 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £21.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+85.83% +13.28%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 74 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.12% 19.12% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 16
Median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

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
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 28 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
Liverpool +5 3 £160 +18.51%
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management

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 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow