Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 19 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 LAN (WLAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 192 212
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 -60
Contract jobs citing WLAN 7 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 2.20% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.85% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £414 £300 £308
90th Percentile £525 £373 £420
England median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.24 £25.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +4.95% +26.58% +17.91%

WLAN 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 652 819 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.99% 15.06% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 491 559
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £171 £230 £205
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 76
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% -17.46%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.03 £9.73
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.13 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Yorkshire

WLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WLAN in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WLAN in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WLAN in Yorkshire

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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 WLAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire +11 4 £513 +46.43% 2
South Yorkshire +18 3 £435 +33.85%
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WLAN 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) Motorola
4 3 (42.86%) Aruba
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 2 (28.57%) CCIP
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) CCDP
6 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) Dell

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
2 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Network Design
1 1 (14.29%) Network Optimisation
1 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
4 2 (28.57%) CCDA
4 2 (28.57%) CCIP
5 1 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CCSP
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Aruba
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Motorola
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki