The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 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 Fidelity (WiFi)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.62% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £375 £290
% change year-on-year -6.06% +29.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -29.26% +13.88%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 38 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 10.77% 10.19% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 30
Median daily rate £405 £450 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +73.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £208 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 £25.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.28% +36.39%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Coventry

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wi-Fi in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) People Management
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) BT
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) DMZ
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (11.11%) PMO
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) DMZ
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Public Sector Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) People Management
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) BT
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) VMware