The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 38 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.63% 1.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £406 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +53.84%
Wireless
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 48 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.71% 12.70% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 13
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £187 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Bedfordshire region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Wireless
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) SMS
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Telematics
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) LAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft