The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 65 69 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing Wireless 10 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.12% 0.23% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 2.50% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 11
Average daily rate
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£323 £215 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £123 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £307 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -18.69%
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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
123 80 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.82% 9.30% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 44 42
Average daily rate £360 £373 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.13 £11.55 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.92% -46.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.72 £19.80 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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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 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (57.14%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) MPLS
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) IBM
4 7 (50.00%) OSPF
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (50.00%) CA
4 7 (50.00%) Nokia
4 7 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (50.00%) IronPort
4 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (50.00%) Network Management
4 7 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (50.00%) FWSM
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) CCNP

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (57.14%) MPLS
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) OSPF
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
3 7 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 7 (50.00%) FWSM
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Network Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Network Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Django
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Network Management
2 6 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) IBM
4 7 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 7 (50.00%) IronPort
4 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (50.00%) CA
4 7 (50.00%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) Meraki
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
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