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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 22 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.86% 1.26% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.53% 8.70% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +51.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
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
47 69 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.11% 14.44% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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 27 September 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 9 (60.00%) C
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (20.00%) PlayStation
4 3 (20.00%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Games
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) SLA
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Nucleus RTOS

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 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Development Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Oculus Rift
1 3 (20.00%) PlayStation
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (6.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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