The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Contract jobs citing Wireless 7 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 1.96% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.95% 12.21% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Median daily rate £600 £343 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.18% -14.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.94%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 131 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.62% 16.01% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 87 64
Median daily rate £363 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £30.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) MS Office
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) SLA
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (18.75%) DHCP
7 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) Apple
7 3 (18.75%) Dell
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Toshiba
7 3 (18.75%) ITSM
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Office 365
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
5 3 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 1 (6.25%) 4G
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) FWSM
7 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
7 1 (6.25%) LTE
7 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Security Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
2 3 (18.75%) ITSM
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (18.75%) OWASP
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) Ruby
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CISMP
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISSAP
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) Toshiba
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Intel
5 1 (6.25%) IronPort
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds