Period
to 6 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 6 June 2020 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 54 54
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Kent - 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.41% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £425 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +95.40% +45.00%
South East median daily rate £415 £408 £413
% change year-on-year +1.84% -1.21% +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £24.91 £38.50
% change year-on-year +78.64% -35.30% +140.63%

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 Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25 83 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.26% 17.04% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 70 29
Median daily rate £201 £350 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.71% -4.44% -2.33%
10th Percentile £164 £164 £194
90th Percentile £575 £579 £457
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.26% +202.38% -61.65%
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year +65.71% -30.70% +44.30%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Kent

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Kent.

Daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Kent