The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 69 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Wireless 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 2.99% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £325 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
Wireless
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
148 201 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.15% 16.99% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 85 28
Average daily rate £400 £386 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.10 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.92 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £34.20 £37.50
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 Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 3 £330 - 4
Milton Keynes 0 2 £325 -16.12% 1
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) WAP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Aruba
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) HNC
4 3 (30.00%) HND
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) WLAN
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DSL
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Information Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WAP
2 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) SFIA
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
2 3 (30.00%) HND
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware