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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 32 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.74% 2.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 13.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £186 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -18.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +45.16%
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
60 65 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.06% 16.88% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 13
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £135 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.75 £22.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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 27 August 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 +2 2 £186 +37.96%
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) 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 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft