The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 29 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.92% 0.97% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.00% 7.02% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £375 £385 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £33.75 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +67.70%
Wireless
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.23% 13.83% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 31
Median daily rate £388 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £370 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £36.60 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.83 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 17 (73.91%) C
2 12 (52.17%) Embedded C
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) C++
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (17.39%) Firewall
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (13.04%) High Availability
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.04%) PlayStation
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) HTC Vive
6 3 (13.04%) Games
6 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.04%) LAN
6 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
7 2 (8.70%) SLA
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (8.70%) ZigBee
7 2 (8.70%) Electronics
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.35%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (17.39%) Firewall
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) ZigBee
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 3 (13.04%) Games
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) C Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) HTC Vive
1 3 (13.04%) Oculus Rift
1 3 (13.04%) PlayStation
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) VxWorks
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) SDLC
2 4 (17.39%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Android Development
5 1 (4.35%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C
2 12 (52.17%) Embedded C
3 5 (21.74%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) KVM
1 1 (4.35%) LXC
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
1 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.35%) Brocade
2 1 (4.35%) CA
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Vyatta
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