Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 170 209
Rank change year-on-year -7 +39 -25
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 17 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.64% 2.96% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -23.08% +69.00%
10th Percentile £276 £130 £408
90th Percentile £485 £403 £438
England median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +28.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 - -
England median hourly rate £16.41 £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -13.66% -49.33% +74.22%

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 645 641 805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.17% 15.06% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 343 497
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £256 £213 £239
90th Percentile £560 £549 £547
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% +1.43% -4.62%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.53 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £30.89 £45.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.05 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.80% -27.80% +21.95%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Yorkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 19 August 2018. 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 -9 14 £400 +25.00% 7
North Yorkshire +1 1 £275 +96.43% 1
South Yorkshire -5 1 £450 +28.57% 3
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
5 3 (17.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Office 365
6 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Logistics
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) BT
7 1 (5.88%) IPsec
7 1 (5.88%) Electronics
7 1 (5.88%) Finance
7 1 (5.88%) Automotive

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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DLNA
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) IPsec
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) UPnP
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Power BI
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) GCC
1 1 (5.88%) GDB
1 1 (5.88%) GoogleTest
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Mockito
General
1 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JNI
1 1 (5.88%) Qt
1 1 (5.88%) STL
1 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) MPEG
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Logistics
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) Aruba
3 1 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) NETGEAR
3 1 (5.88%) Ruckus Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL