The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 52 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.46% 3.92% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 27.36% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £688 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £388 £234
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +84.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.33% +82.05%
Wireless
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 106 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.07% 14.32% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 54 35
Median daily rate £413 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.51% -18.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.80 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 9 £688 +103.70% 8
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 10 (41.67%) C
2 9 (37.50%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.83%) Electronics
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (16.67%) Internet
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (12.50%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
7 3 (12.50%) Firewall
7 3 (12.50%) SaaS
7 3 (12.50%) Hudson
7 3 (12.50%) Network Design
7 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth
8 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (8.33%) Degree
8 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) LAN
1 9 (37.50%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) VPLS
5 1 (4.17%) WAAS
5 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (12.50%) Consultant
1 3 (12.50%) Developer
1 3 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (12.50%) Integration Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Architect
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Linux Developer
2 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Software Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Technologist
3 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.17%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) HP Storage
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) Smart Energy
5 1 (4.17%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 2 (8.33%) QMS
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) CAD
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL
5 1 (4.17%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) CCNP
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GxP
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) arcserve
4 1 (4.17%) Aruba
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Nortel
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.17%) Splunk