Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 16 November 2019 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 81 92
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.87% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.84% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £600 -
North East median daily rate - £600 £275
% change year-on-year - +118.18% +26.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 77 117 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.46% 12.69% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 73 192
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £405 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +10.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £160 £208 £226
90th Percentile £635 £522 £538
North East median daily rate £418 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +14.38% +8.15% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.38 £28.50 £15.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.04% +80.38% -43.57%
10th Percentile £13.16 £14.87 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.29 £41.00 £32.05
North East median hourly rate £16.99 £15.00 £14.31
% change year-on-year +13.23% +4.82% -48.89%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Tyne and Wear

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Tyne and Wear

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Tyne and Wear