The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 3 months to 23 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 Fidelity (WiFi)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 1.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £310 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £300
% change year-on-year -4.10% +21.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% -47.94%  

Wi-Fi 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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 9 50 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 7.50% 19.08% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 42 7
Median daily rate £350 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +100.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Suffolk

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree