Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 21 September 2020 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 67 71
Rank change year-on-year +35 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 20 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.42% 1.94% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 16.95% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 2
Median daily rate - £260 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.98% +0.36%
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £274 £408
% change year-on-year +36.99% -32.82% +75.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £16.81
% change year-on-year -15.63% +137.95% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24 118 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.17% 11.45% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 88 120
Median daily rate £417 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.90% -12.12% -2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £150 £225
90th Percentile £498 £538 £539
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £375 £417
% change year-on-year +8.67% -10.07% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £16.81
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.82% +18.38%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +35 1 - - 4
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Management

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Management