The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 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.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 36 45
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.72% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 2.70% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £213 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.85 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -30.95% +29.23%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 44 37 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 15.77% 15.68% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 32
Median daily rate £450 £238 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.47% -39.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £135 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.85 £24.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.38% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Oxford

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cabling Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft