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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 61 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Wireless 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.70% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 4.41% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +33.65%
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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
112 68 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.07% 8.72% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 37
Average daily rate £375 £278 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +9.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.33%

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 23 January 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 6 (46.15%) MPLS
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
2 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (38.46%) IronPort
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
2 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 5 (38.46%) FWSM
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) CA
2 5 (38.46%) Nokia
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) MPLS
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications
2 5 (38.46%) FWSM
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) LTE
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) 802.11
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Network Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CWNA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
2 5 (38.46%) IronPort
2 5 (38.46%) SolarWinds
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) CA
2 5 (38.46%) Nokia
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless
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