The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - - 6.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +55.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 7.14% 3.45% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £120 - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Bedford region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford