The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 25 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.05% 1.16% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 5.71% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £398 £351 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £278 £295
% change year-on-year
+31.53% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-45.71% +75.00%
Wi-Fi
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.11% 20.23% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 3
Median daily rate £325 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £193 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £451 £259
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £13.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Burton-upon-Trent 0 2 £398 -20.65%
Wi-Fi
West Midlands

Wi-Fi
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco