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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 115 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.10% 0.050% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.34% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.13 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-44.09% +60.00%
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

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
245 290 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.25% 14.50% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 182 106
Median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 3
Median hourly rate £12.05 £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.14% +52.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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
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 5 May 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
Leeds -4 2 - - 1
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Commercial Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Meraki
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware