Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 73 77
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.28% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% +65.00%
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +11.67% -9.09% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 204 156 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.45% 19.87% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 82 106
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +11.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £257 £200 £170
90th Percentile £575 £550 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -20.00% -30.00%
10th Percentile £19.01 £10.75 £14.15
90th Percentile £64.50 £15.00 £22.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -30.00%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire