The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 87 77 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 38 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.60% 1.66% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 6.83% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 10
Median daily rate £375 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £415 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +70.73%
Wireless
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
557 586 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.39% 24.36% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 237 213
Median daily rate £363 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 20 £418 +36.77% 2
Slough +10 10 £338 -
Newbury -1 3 - - 4
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 34 (42.50%) Cisco
1 34 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 33 (41.25%) Firewall
3 25 (31.25%) Windows
4 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (23.75%) Nokia
5 19 (23.75%) 3G
6 17 (21.25%) WAN
6 17 (21.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (20.00%) LAN
8 15 (18.75%) 2G
8 15 (18.75%) 4G
8 15 (18.75%) Degree
8 15 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
9 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
9 14 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (17.50%) Network Architecture
9 14 (17.50%) Network Security
9 14 (17.50%) VPN
9 14 (17.50%) DNS
10 13 (16.25%) Huawei
10 13 (16.25%) Radio Access Network
11 12 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 12 (15.00%) Internet
11 12 (15.00%) OSPF
11 12 (15.00%) BGP
11 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
11 12 (15.00%) EIGRP
12 11 (13.75%) Ericsson

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (41.25%) Firewall
2 19 (23.75%) 3G
3 17 (21.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (21.25%) WAN
4 16 (20.00%) LAN
5 15 (18.75%) 2G
5 15 (18.75%) 4G
5 15 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
6 14 (17.50%) DNS
6 14 (17.50%) Network Security
6 14 (17.50%) VPN
7 13 (16.25%) Radio Access Network
8 12 (15.00%) BGP
8 12 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 12 (15.00%) Internet
8 12 (15.00%) OSPF
9 11 (13.75%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (13.75%) DHCP
9 11 (13.75%) Wireless Security
10 10 (12.50%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.25%) MS Access
2 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) AppScan
General
1 34 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.50%) Back Office
3 5 (6.25%) Finance
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (11.25%) Consultant
4 7 (8.75%) Security Consultant
4 7 (8.75%) Wireless Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
5 6 (7.50%) Field Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Network Support
7 4 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Telecoms Manager
8 3 (3.75%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) 802.1X
1 3 (3.75%) RSS
2 1 (1.25%) MAPI
2 1 (1.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) PKI
2 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.50%) CCTV
7 1 (1.25%) CMDB
7 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
2 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (8.75%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Unix
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) Network Architecture
2 12 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 10 (12.50%) Security Management
4 7 (8.75%) ITIL
5 6 (7.50%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
6 5 (6.25%) Network Management
6 5 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) Change Management
7 4 (5.00%) Network Design
7 4 (5.00%) Network Planning
8 3 (3.75%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (3.75%) Demand Management
8 3 (3.75%) Migration
8 3 (3.75%) Project Management
8 3 (3.75%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.75%) Quote-to-Cash
8 3 (3.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.25%) C
2 1 (1.25%) C++
2 1 (1.25%) Java
2 1 (1.25%) Korn
2 1 (1.25%) Perl
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (18.75%) Degree
3 11 (13.75%) CCNA
4 7 (8.75%) CCNP
5 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.25%) CCDA
6 5 (6.25%) HNC
7 3 (3.75%) CCIE
7 3 (3.75%) CISSP
7 3 (3.75%) MCITP
7 3 (3.75%) MCSE
7 3 (3.75%) MCTS
8 1 (1.25%) CCDP
8 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (6.25%) HIPAA
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (12.50%) ISA Server
2 10 (12.50%) UAG
3 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) WSUS
2 5 (6.25%) Amdocs OSS
3 4 (5.00%) OPNET
4 3 (3.75%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.25%) cPanel
5 1 (1.25%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.25%) Nessus
5 1 (1.25%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) Cisco
2 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (23.75%) Nokia
4 13 (16.25%) Huawei
5 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (13.75%) Ericsson
7 10 (12.50%) Nokia Networks
8 9 (11.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 9 (11.25%) Arqiva
8 9 (11.25%) BT
8 9 (11.25%) Fortinet
8 9 (11.25%) NetCracker
8 9 (11.25%) Siemens
8 9 (11.25%) Telindus
8 9 (11.25%) Virgin Media
8 9 (11.25%) ZTE
9 7 (8.75%) VMware
10 6 (7.50%) Citrix
10 6 (7.50%) F5
11 5 (6.25%) Remedy
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