Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 195 164
Rank change year-on-year +23 -31 +40
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 19 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.14% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 1.12% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 19
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +11.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £299 £283 £113
90th Percentile £585 £496 £578
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 £20.23 £18.00
% change year-on-year +43.39% +12.36% -55.00%

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 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 540 624 618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.96% 12.75% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 437 342
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +5.00%
10th Percentile £244 £240 £256
90th Percentile £575 £575 £549
England median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 32
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.20 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% -3.28% +23.21%
10th Percentile £10.65 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £19.65 £46.25 £33.63
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.90
% change year-on-year - +0.50% -20.40%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +21 13 £500 +15.94% 4
South Yorkshire - 4 £330 - 1
North Yorkshire +7 2 £360 +30.91% 1
Wi-Fi
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) VoIP
3 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
3 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
4 5 (26.32%) Network Management
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 4 (21.05%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 4 (21.05%) MPLS
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
5 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
5 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (21.05%) F5
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Electronics
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) UPnP

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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
3 6 (31.58%) VoIP
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) MPLS
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 2 (10.53%) DLNA
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) UPnP
7 1 (5.26%) 4G
7 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) GSM
7 1 (5.26%) LTE
7 1 (5.26%) NFC
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) GCC
1 2 (10.53%) GDB
1 2 (10.53%) GoogleTest
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Mockito
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Network Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Telephony Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JNI
1 2 (10.53%) Qt
1 2 (10.53%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) MPEG
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Management
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Email Filtering
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (21.05%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Meraki
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec