Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 15 33
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 7.61% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 19.18% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Solihull median daily rate - - £420
West Midlands median daily rate £233 £388 £410
% change year-on-year -40.00% -5.49% +29.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.40 £14.30 £46.00
% change year-on-year -13.30% -68.91% +196.77%

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 85 73 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 37.44% 39.67% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 10
Solihull median daily rate £400 £250 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -20.95% +5.42%
10th Percentile £205 £225 £169
90th Percentile £494 £275 £443
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% -16.28% +26.47%

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