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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 61 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.42% 0.69% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 5.17% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Average daily rate £330 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
Wireless
South West

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
122 116 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.44% 13.33% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 38
Average daily rate £350 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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

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 11 February 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (44.44%) VPN
4 8 (44.44%) Nokia
4 8 (44.44%) FWSM
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (38.89%) HP
6 6 (33.33%) IBM
6 6 (33.33%) Wireless Security
6 6 (33.33%) IronPort
6 6 (33.33%) 802.1X
7 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
7 5 (27.78%) Network Management
7 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
7 5 (27.78%) High Availability
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Network Design
7 5 (27.78%) HND
7 5 (27.78%) CiscoWorks
7 5 (27.78%) 802.11
7 5 (27.78%) CA
7 5 (27.78%) MPLS
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
8 4 (22.22%) Finance

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (44.44%) FWSM
2 8 (44.44%) VPN
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless Security
4 5 (27.78%) 802.11
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (27.78%) IP Telephony
4 5 (27.78%) MPLS
4 5 (27.78%) Network Security
4 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
5 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) LTE
7 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.56%) NAS
7 1 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Wireless Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (5.56%) Check Point Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
1 5 (27.78%) High Availability
1 5 (27.78%) Network Design
1 5 (27.78%) Network Management
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
1 5 (27.78%) HND
2 2 (11.11%) CWNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CWDP
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (44.44%) Nokia
4 7 (38.89%) HP
5 6 (33.33%) IBM
5 6 (33.33%) IronPort
6 5 (27.78%) CA
6 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) VMware
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