Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 February 2019 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 24 37
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 4.10% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.59% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £260 £410
% change year-on-year +38.46% -36.59% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £31.98
% change year-on-year +8.00% -21.81% +77.64%

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 Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 36 69 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 21.95% 35.38% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 11
Solihull median daily rate £400 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +32.08% -35.76%
10th Percentile £140 £304 £100
90th Percentile £675 £466 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Solihull median hourly rate £12.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.76% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +83.33% -16.67%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Solihull

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Solihull