Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 16 July 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 35 31
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.79% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.00% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Staffordshire median daily rate - - £300
West Midlands median daily rate £485 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +29.27% +1.35% +66.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £46.00
West Midlands median hourly rate - £55.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year - +296.54% +2.74%

Wireless 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 52 25 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 18.91% 9.88% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 31
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -18.75%
10th Percentile £175 £205 £103
90th Percentile £431 £419 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Staffordshire median hourly rate £25.24 £24.60 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.60% -45.33% +267.35%
10th Percentile £17.43 £15.94 £36.90
90th Percentile £33.05 £35.18 £47.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year - -18.60% +7.50%

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Staffordshire

Wireless
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wireless in Staffordshire

Wireless
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wireless in Staffordshire