The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 27 March 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 86 94
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.34% 1.16% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 3.85% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £388 £625 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.00% +92.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £205 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £665 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -29.26% +26.15%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 169 390 290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.46% 30.14% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 224 163
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Surrey

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Surrey

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Surrey

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking 0 2 £425 +325.00%
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (50.00%) NFC
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) ISO26262
2 1 (25.00%) MISRA
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (50.00%) NFC
2 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Verification Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO26262
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA