The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 82 114 101
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.11% 1.35% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £300 £478
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 £18.75 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-53.12% +122.22%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
219 222 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.43% 11.27% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 148 162
Median daily rate £400 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £45.05 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Wi-Fi Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Leeds +8 4 £115 -61.66%
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (14.29%) Unix

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 2 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) IPv4
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) xDSL
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cabling Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Deskside Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCIE
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (7.14%) CCSE
5 1 (7.14%) CCSP
5 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (21.43%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Aruba
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Samsung
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Canon
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Genesys
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) Nortel
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Xerox