The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN 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 WLAN over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 89 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Contract jobs citing WLAN 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 1.86% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £350 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £378 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.90% +16.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -56.98%
WLAN
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
225 269 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.77% 12.28% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 166 156
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.60% -16.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £17.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WLAN Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WLAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WLAN
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 WLAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +17 3 £380 +8.57%
WLAN
Yorkshire

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (84.62%) OSPF
3 11 (84.62%) BGP
3 11 (84.62%) EIGRP
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) F5
6 5 (38.46%) Network Design
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) TippingPoint
7 4 (30.77%) Motorola
7 4 (30.77%) DMZ
7 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (15.38%) Retail
8 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 2 (15.38%) DataPower
8 2 (15.38%) BMC
8 2 (15.38%) IBM
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) OPNET
8 2 (15.38%) Splunk
8 2 (15.38%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.69%) CCNA

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (84.62%) BGP
2 11 (84.62%) EIGRP
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) DMZ
4 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Expert
5 2 (15.38%) Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Network Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Cisco Expert
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCDP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (15.38%) OPNET
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) TippingPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Motorola
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) BMC
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Splunk