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 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South East / Berkshire
Rank 83 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 22 55 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 2.22% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.28% 9.58% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 33
Median daily rate £264 £350 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.64% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £240 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £46.75 £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +60.00%

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
417 574 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.87% 23.19% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 290 334
Median daily rate £400 £363 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +10.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.36% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £26.80 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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 February 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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -5 6 £350 -8.19% 1
Bracknell +7 5 £130 -55.55% 3
Newbury -8 2 £213 -32.00%
Maidenhead - 2 £374 - 1
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 18 (47.37%) LAN
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 10 (26.32%) CCNP
4 10 (26.32%) WAN
5 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 8 (21.05%) VPN
6 8 (21.05%) CCNA
7 7 (18.42%) WLAN
7 7 (18.42%) Firewall
7 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
7 7 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
8 5 (13.16%) LTE
8 5 (13.16%) Unified Communications
8 5 (13.16%) Handset
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) HP
8 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
9 4 (10.53%) Citrix
9 4 (10.53%) OSPF
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Finance
9 4 (10.53%) Change Management
9 4 (10.53%) Electronics
9 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared

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 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) LAN
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (21.05%) VPN
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco Wireless
5 7 (18.42%) Firewall
5 7 (18.42%) WLAN
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (13.16%) LTE
6 5 (13.16%) Unified Communications
7 4 (10.53%) OSPF
8 3 (7.89%) 2G
8 3 (7.89%) 3G
8 3 (7.89%) 4G
8 3 (7.89%) BGP
8 3 (7.89%) EIGRP
8 3 (7.89%) MPLS
8 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
8 3 (7.89%) VoIP
8 3 (7.89%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) AppScan
1 1 (2.63%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.63%) GDB
1 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.63%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (10.53%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Cabling Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Product Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms Test Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) PC Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) jQuery
1 1 (2.63%) RESTful
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
1 1 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Handset
3 3 (7.89%) CMDB
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) IPTV
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Kali Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) ITIL
1 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.53%) Change Management
2 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
2 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 3 (7.89%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Product Management
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Test Management
4 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.63%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.63%) Secure Coding
5 1 (2.63%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CISSP
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.26%) SANS
6 1 (2.63%) CCDA
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) CCSP
6 1 (2.63%) CCVP
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) GPEN
6 1 (2.63%) GWAPT
6 1 (2.63%) GXPN
6 1 (2.63%) OSCP
6 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) PMO
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) OPNET
2 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.63%) Core Impact
3 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
3 1 (2.63%) Kibana
3 1 (2.63%) logstash
3 1 (2.63%) Nessus
3 1 (2.63%) Nexpose
3 1 (2.63%) Nmap
3 1 (2.63%) QRadar
3 1 (2.63%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.63%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (2.63%) TrustSec
3 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
2 5 (13.16%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.89%) Arista
4 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
4 3 (7.89%) Huawei
4 3 (7.89%) Riverbed
4 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.26%) Avaya
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.26%) Ericsson
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) Nokia
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) Aruba
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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