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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +10
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 2.11% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.58% 9.38% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 34 21
Median daily rate £374 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £385 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +23.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
466 544 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.64% 22.51% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 272 307
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 12
Median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +19.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £52.38 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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 17 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -4 7 £230 -29.50% 5
Newbury +2 2 £463 +48.00%
Maidenhead - 1 £374 - 1
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 12 (44.44%) LAN
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.93%) WLAN
4 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
5 6 (22.22%) LTE
5 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 6 (22.22%) Firewall
6 5 (18.52%) 3G
6 5 (18.52%) CCNP
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
6 5 (18.52%) 4G
6 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (14.81%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) 2G
8 3 (11.11%) BGP
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) OPNET
8 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (11.11%) Change Management

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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) LAN
2 7 (25.93%) VPN
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
2 7 (25.93%) WLAN
3 6 (22.22%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) LTE
4 5 (18.52%) 3G
4 5 (18.52%) 4G
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (14.81%) 2G
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (11.11%) BGP
6 3 (11.11%) MPLS
6 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 3 (11.11%) Node B
6 3 (11.11%) OSPF
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Redis
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AppScan
1 1 (3.70%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.70%) GDB
1 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
1 1 (3.70%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Product Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Server Support
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) ELK Stack
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.70%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Kali Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
1 5 (18.52%) Process Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) Change Management
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Network Management
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 2 (7.41%) Product Management
3 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
3 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) Test Management
3 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Security
4 1 (3.70%) OWASP
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
1 3 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
2 2 (7.41%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.41%) SANS
4 1 (3.70%) CCDA
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCVP
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) GPEN
4 1 (3.70%) GWAPT
4 1 (3.70%) GXPN
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) OSCE
4 1 (3.70%) OSCP
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) HIPAA
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) OPNET
2 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) Core Impact
3 1 (3.70%) HP Fortify
3 1 (3.70%) Kibana
3 1 (3.70%) logstash
3 1 (3.70%) Nessus
3 1 (3.70%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.70%) Nmap
3 1 (3.70%) QRadar
3 1 (3.70%) RSA enVision
3 1 (3.70%) TrustSec
3 1 (3.70%) WebInspect
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) Huawei
4 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.41%) Aruba
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Nokia
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Splunk
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) IBM
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