The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 23 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)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 32 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.68% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.82% 2.50% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £290
% change year-on-year -4.66% +29.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 - £13.00
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 39 40 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 13.09% 17.02% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 16
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £141 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £368 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -3.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Derbyshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Derbyshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Derbyshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Chesterfield - 3 £300 -
Derby -10 2 £425 -5.55% 1
Wi-Fi
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
3 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) 3G
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (14.29%) Unix

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) BT
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Xerox