Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 81 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -20
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.27% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 0.94% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Oxford median daily rate £150 £115 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -34.29% -40.68%
10th Percentile £145 £113 £163
90th Percentile £155 £118 £188
Oxfordshire median daily rate £700 £115 £180
% change year-on-year +508.70% -36.11% -48.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £88.75 - £22.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 122 106 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 16.58% 14.85% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 80 74
Oxford median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £173 £213 £139
90th Percentile £525 £570 £463
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Oxford median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £21.25 £13.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £20.00 £36.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +15.00% -10.11% +30.88%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 23 November 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 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware