Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 157 175
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 -39
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 2 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.067% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 2.55% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 9
West Yorkshire median daily rate £140 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.67% +25.00% -22.08%
10th Percentile £130 £113 £238
90th Percentile £150 £675 £331
Yorkshire median daily rate £145 £413 £300
% change year-on-year -64.85% +37.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £8.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.41% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £79.40
% change year-on-year - -83.00% +297.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 385 471 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.81% 13.23% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 274 346
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £184 £225 £250
90th Percentile £543 £550 £540
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.25% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -8.82% -16.13%
10th Percentile £10.09 £10.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £24.75 £21.37 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +11.54% -15.76%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in West Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 1 £150 +30.43% 2
Wakefield - 1 £140 -
Bradford - 1 £140 -
Wi-Fi
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (50.00%) Runbook

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Runbook
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec