Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 October 2018 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)
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 125 148
Rank change year-on-year -12 +23 +10
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 2.20% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Leeds median daily rate £269 £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.31% -40.91% +83.33%
10th Percentile £191 £309 £435
90th Percentile £372 £343 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £140 £550
% change year-on-year +185.71% -74.55% +83.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £13.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 - £13.50

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 254 273 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.63% 12.45% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 156 223
Leeds median daily rate £450 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £303 £269 £250
90th Percentile £631 £550 £560
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 14
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +85.19% -28.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.51 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +16.23% +5.19% -13.89%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Leeds

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Leeds

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow