The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
England / Midlands
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £650 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £321
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £41.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-50.60% +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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.94% 13.97% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 2
Median daily rate £350 £625 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +184.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco