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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 96 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 17 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 1.21% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 5.65% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 11
Median daily rate £258 £305 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.57% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -21.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £21.00 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £35.80 £56.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
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
461 531 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.74% 21.43% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 278 242
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 23
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 7 £400 +33.33% 7
Newbury +4 3 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £400 - 2
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
2 21 (38.18%) Cisco
3 18 (32.73%) 3G
3 18 (32.73%) 4G
4 17 (30.91%) 2G
5 14 (25.45%) Nokia
5 14 (25.45%) Radio Access Network
5 14 (25.45%) LTE
6 13 (23.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
7 12 (21.82%) LAN
7 12 (21.82%) WAN
8 11 (20.00%) Windows
8 11 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 10 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.36%) OSPF
10 9 (16.36%) EIGRP
10 9 (16.36%) BGP
10 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (16.36%) VoIP
10 9 (16.36%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (16.36%) Huawei
10 9 (16.36%) Fortinet
10 9 (16.36%) Degree
11 8 (14.55%) Node B
11 8 (14.55%) ATM
11 8 (14.55%) Firewall
12 7 (12.73%) Ericsson
12 7 (12.73%) VPN

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 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) 3G
1 18 (32.73%) 4G
2 17 (30.91%) 2G
3 14 (25.45%) LTE
3 14 (25.45%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (23.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (21.82%) LAN
5 12 (21.82%) WAN
6 11 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 10 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (16.36%) BGP
8 9 (16.36%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (16.36%) EIGRP
8 9 (16.36%) OSPF
8 9 (16.36%) VoIP
9 8 (14.55%) ATM
9 8 (14.55%) Firewall
9 8 (14.55%) Node B
10 7 (12.73%) RNC
10 7 (12.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.09%) MS Access
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) AppScan
1 1 (1.82%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.82%) GDB
1 1 (1.82%) WinDbg
General
1 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.91%) Back Office
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Network Support
6 4 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Deployment Manager
7 3 (5.45%) RAN Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Telecoms Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) Apache Flex
1 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.82%) CSS
1 1 (1.82%) ELK Stack
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) jQuery
1 1 (1.82%) RESTful
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) CCTV
5 1 (1.82%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.82%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.82%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
2 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (5.45%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (3.64%) Business Development
4 2 (3.64%) Change Control
4 2 (3.64%) Change Management
4 2 (3.64%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (3.64%) Migration
4 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
4 2 (3.64%) Network Design
4 2 (3.64%) Network Management
4 2 (3.64%) Open Source
4 2 (3.64%) Patch Management
4 2 (3.64%) SIEM
4 2 (3.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (1.82%) Data Management
5 1 (1.82%) Information Security
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL
5 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C
2 3 (5.45%) C++
3 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.64%) Embedded C++
3 2 (3.64%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) HNC
3 4 (7.27%) CCNA
3 4 (7.27%) CCNP
4 3 (5.45%) CCDA
5 2 (3.64%) CCIE
5 2 (3.64%) CISSP
5 2 (3.64%) SANS
6 1 (1.82%) CCSP
6 1 (1.82%) GPEN
6 1 (1.82%) GWAPT
6 1 (1.82%) GXPN
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) OSCE
6 1 (1.82%) OSCP
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (7.27%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (3.64%) OPNET
3 1 (1.82%) Core Impact
3 1 (1.82%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.82%) Kibana
3 1 (1.82%) logstash
3 1 (1.82%) Nessus
3 1 (1.82%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.82%) Nmap
3 1 (1.82%) QRadar
3 1 (1.82%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.82%) WebInspect
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco
2 14 (25.45%) Nokia
3 13 (23.64%) CheckPoint
4 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.36%) Fortinet
5 9 (16.36%) Huawei
6 7 (12.73%) Citrix
6 7 (12.73%) Ericsson
6 7 (12.73%) Nokia Networks
7 5 (9.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (9.09%) Arqiva
7 5 (9.09%) BT
7 5 (9.09%) Cramer
7 5 (9.09%) NetCracker
7 5 (9.09%) Nortel
7 5 (9.09%) Remedy
7 5 (9.09%) Siemens
7 5 (9.09%) Telindus
7 5 (9.09%) Virgin Media
7 5 (9.09%) ZTE
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