Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 70 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 -29
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.87% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.23% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £130 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +161.54% -72.63% +72.73%
10th Percentile £287 £115 £415
90th Percentile £394 £145 £535
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £140 £413
% change year-on-year +182.14% -66.06% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 - £13.50

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 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 153 171 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.67% 19.66% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 114 126
South Yorkshire median daily rate £406 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.61% +2.35% +19.89%
10th Percentile £257 £245 £266
90th Percentile £550 £634 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £23.08 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.08% +7.33% +74.27%
10th Percentile £13.50 £16.71 £12.90
90th Percentile £16.80 £47.05 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.65 £14.50
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.03% +16.09%

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

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 14 December 2018. 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 +7 8 £340 - 1
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (75.00%) Firmware
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
6 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) SMS
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland

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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Public Sector Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft