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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 40 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.84% 1.30% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 7.32% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £430 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +70.73%
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
54 82 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.17% 17.79% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 45
Median daily rate £413 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £411 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.02% -36.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.05 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £55.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 28 June 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 7 (43.75%) C
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Electronics
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
5 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (12.50%) IaaS
6 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
6 2 (12.50%) QMS
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 2 (12.50%) PaaS
6 2 (12.50%) Hudson
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Legal
6 2 (12.50%) GxP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
3 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technologist
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Design
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Energy
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 2 (12.50%) QMS
3 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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