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 February 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
28 Feb 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 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.65% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £358 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £41.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-42.28% +130.55%

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
48 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.53% 12.99% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 11
Median daily rate £325 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £194 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -13.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 - 2 £358 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BCP
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow