Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 1 June 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 172 200
Rank change year-on-year +81 +28 -31
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 29 19 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.40% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 3.59% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +1.49% +11.67%
10th Percentile £203 £299 £283
90th Percentile £525 £585 £496
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
England median hourly rate £23.67 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.38% +45.00% +11.11%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 296 529 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.29% 11.75% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 366 442
Median daily rate £385 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £188 £224 £226
90th Percentile £616 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 30
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -12.75% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.65 £12.95
90th Percentile £19.50 £19.65 £46.33
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +0.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 1 June 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +57 18 £396 -20.75% 1
North Yorkshire +8 7 £400 +11.11%
South Yorkshire +42 3 £325 -1.52% 9
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 12 (41.38%) Azure
3 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
4 11 (37.93%) Vulnerability Management
4 11 (37.93%) IaaS
4 11 (37.93%) SaaS
4 11 (37.93%) PaaS
4 11 (37.93%) Network Security
4 11 (37.93%) Network Design
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) DMZ
5 10 (34.48%) Private Cloud
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) Citrix
8 6 (20.69%) SIEM
9 5 (17.24%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.24%) Strategic Roadmap
9 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.79%) CCNA
10 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL
10 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
10 4 (13.79%) Office 365
11 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Azure
2 11 (37.93%) IaaS
2 11 (37.93%) PaaS
2 11 (37.93%) SaaS
3 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) LAN
2 16 (55.17%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) DMZ
3 11 (37.93%) Network Security
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) MPLS
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
6 2 (6.90%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (3.45%) H.323
7 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.45%) ISDN
7 1 (3.45%) Skype
7 1 (3.45%) SSL
7 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.45%) Law
1 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Technical Leader
2 4 (13.79%) IT Support
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) IT Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) IT Technician
4 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 10 (34.48%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Network Design
1 11 (37.93%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (20.69%) SIEM
3 5 (17.24%) Strategic Roadmap
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Information Assurance
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCNA
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) Google
5 2 (6.90%) Meraki
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Sage