Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 60 69
Rank change year-on-year -1 +9 -6
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.41% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 2.42% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Swindon median daily rate £363 £115 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +215.22% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £233 £115 -
% change year-on-year +102.17% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

Wi-Fi 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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 86 124 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 11.75% 18.10% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 80 83
Swindon median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £244 £308 £269
90th Percentile £500 £500 £548
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -10.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 9
Swindon median hourly rate £23.50 - £39.00
10th Percentile £14.35 - £15.00
90th Percentile £37.53 - £41.95
Wiltshire median hourly rate £23.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -47.78% +15.38% +67.96%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco