Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 January 2019 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 139 140
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing WLAN 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.066% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 0.46% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £282 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.45% -15.97% -
10th Percentile £313 £256 £328
90th Percentile £428 £313 £343
England median daily rate £409 £325 £343
% change year-on-year +25.77% -5.11% -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £66.00 £26.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year +149.29% +5.90% -37.50%

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 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 357 434 403
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.45% 14.38% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 282 268
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £163 £143 £131
90th Percentile £550 £499 £482
England median daily rate £425 £410 £402
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.12% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 30
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.75 £14.20 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.87% -15.22% +13.56%
10th Percentile £11.48 £9.75 £8.69
90th Percentile £23.92 £42.75 £40.38
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -16.89% +2.27%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in the East Midlands

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in the East Midlands

WLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WLAN in the East Midlands

WLAN
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 WLAN within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -7 3 £325 +30.00%
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Server Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco