Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 60 60
Contract jobs citing WLAN 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.80% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £276 -
East of England median daily rate £333 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +2.31% +18.18% -0.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £33.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - -10.81% -38.33%

WLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 94 111 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 16.35% 16.52% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 68 49
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +21.21% -15.38%
10th Percentile £281 £159 £196
90th Percentile £503 £625 £548
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -65.00% -
10th Percentile £14.46 £14.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £76.70 £14.00 £45.21
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £18.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year -10.43% -49.39% +27.12%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Bedfordshire

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WLAN in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Bedfordshire