The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 58 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 0.14% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.63% 1.16% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £270 - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
Wireless
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 86 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.36% 12.08% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 57 74
Median daily rate £400 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
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 Birmingham

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 9 (37.50%) CCNP
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) WLAN
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) Internet
8 7 (29.17%) CCNA
8 7 (29.17%) Meraki
8 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (25.00%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) OSPF
10 5 (20.83%) BGP
10 5 (20.83%) Finance
10 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
10 5 (20.83%) CCIE
10 5 (20.83%) VoIP
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) Server Building

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (33.33%) WLAN
6 7 (29.17%) Internet
7 5 (20.83%) BGP
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (20.83%) OSPF
7 5 (20.83%) VoIP
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 4 (16.67%) VLAN
8 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (12.50%) H.323
9 3 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (8.33%) HSRP
10 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 2 (8.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Automotive
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support
5 2 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Server Building
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNP
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) CCIE
4 3 (12.50%) CCDA
4 3 (12.50%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) DameWare
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) Meraki
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) Aruba
5 4 (16.67%) Dell
5 4 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 4 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 3 (12.50%) Huawei
7 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (4.17%) Stonesoft
7 1 (4.17%) VMware
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