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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+51.06% +17.50%
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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
9 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.42% 1.75% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £275 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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