The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 44 51 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 1.54% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £311
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £25.85
% change year-on-year -29.26% +58.60%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 57 65 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 17.22% 14.57% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 25
Median daily rate £269 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.23% -27.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.07% -8.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Gloucestershire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Gloucestershire

Wi-Fi
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware