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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 6 months to 11 August 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 66 82 60
Rank change year-on-year +16 -22 +38
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 24 2 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.76% 0.17% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.11% 1.49% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 3
10th Percentile £130 - £238
25th Percentile £180 £104 £258
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £238 £108 £300
Median % change year-on-year +119.88% -64.00% +22.45%
75th Percentile £503 £112 £315
90th Percentile £600 - £318
England median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £41.25
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
75th Percentile - - £43.75
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% -40.00% -37.50%

Wi-Fi 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 183 134 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.42% 11.16% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 92 44
10th Percentile £164 £190 £152
25th Percentile £261 £225 £172
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £355 £325
Median % change year-on-year +19.72% +9.23% -
75th Percentile £538 £425 £415
90th Percentile £568 £488 £500
England median daily rate £500 £450 £446
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 15
10th Percentile £16.34 £15.00 £12.00
25th Percentile £17.56 £21.75 £13.18
Median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -49.41% +142.86% +23.76%
75th Percentile £24.31 £51.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £49.73 £57.50 £49.26
England median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +54.76% -30.00% +37.66%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in the East Midlands

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 11 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Derbyshire -3 8 £184 +70.12% 6
Northamptonshire -3 7 £338 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £600 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £155 -
Leicestershire - 1 £200 -
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Azure
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
4 7 (29.17%) Agile
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (25.00%) Social Skills
5 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.83%) DNS
6 5 (20.83%) SLA
6 5 (20.83%) Dell
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (16.67%) KVM
7 4 (16.67%) OneDrive
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (16.67%) Proactive Maintenance
7 4 (16.67%) Public Sector
7 4 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 3 (12.50%) VPN

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Azure
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (20.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (16.67%) OneDrive
5 1 (4.17%) AWS
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) Skype
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 6 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) IT Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) OS/2
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile
2 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (16.67%) Proactive Maintenance
2 4 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
2 4 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.33%) Break/Fix
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design
5 1 (4.17%) Value Proposition
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) KVM
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Dell
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Intel
4 1 (4.17%) Meraki
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.17%) Xerox