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 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £440 £363
% change year-on-year
-26.13% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-56.25% +125.35%

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
6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.28% 6.99% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Median daily rate £475 £325 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -22.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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