The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 39 40 41
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 0.92% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 3.61% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £213 £230 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.60% -48.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £310
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £25.85
% change year-on-year -29.26% +58.60%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 34 83 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 9.88% 25.38% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 57 26
Median daily rate £253 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.34% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £350 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £370 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% +71.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Swindon

Wi-Fi
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco