The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 48
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.90% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.00% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £416 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +66.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.42%  

Wireless is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 67 80 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 20.00% 18.10% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 30
Median daily rate £380 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Wireless as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in South Yorkshire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VLE
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check

Wireless
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%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check