Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 15 July 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median daily rate - £168 -
North West median daily rate £300 £270 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -28.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -62.35% - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 90 68 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 20.04% 10.51% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 40 57
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +8.47%
10th Percentile £206 £160 £300
90th Percentile £576 £421 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 9
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £16.18 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% +19.85% -61.79%
10th Percentile £12.45 £16.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.00 £34.24 £17.75
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -14.29%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Merseyside

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Merseyside

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Merseyside