The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 41 56 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 13 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.20% 1.38% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% 9.26% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £351 £350 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% +48.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £350 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £350 £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
Average hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.63 £21.00 £38.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.00% +11.11%
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
72 108 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.16% 14.94% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 52
Average daily rate £325 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £104 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £418 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 17
Average hourly rate £52.50 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
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 Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Cambridge -1 8 £467 +33.42% 10
Peterborough +14 3 £235 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (60.00%) C
2 12 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 8 (26.67%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.00%) LAN
4 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco
5 5 (16.67%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.67%) ZigBee
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (16.67%) Hudson
5 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
6 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (13.33%) Firewall
6 4 (13.33%) Windows
6 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++
6 4 (13.33%) Internet
7 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (10.00%) CCNP
7 3 (10.00%) CCNA
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) VPN
7 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 3 (10.00%) Network Design
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.00%) Build Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) LAN
1 6 (20.00%) WAN
2 5 (16.67%) ZigBee
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) Internet
4 3 (10.00%) VoIP
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) Bluetooth
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) DNS
6 1 (3.33%) MPLS
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) NX-OS
6 1 (3.33%) VPLS
6 1 (3.33%) WAAS
6 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Hudson
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (10.00%) Developer
1 3 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
2 2 (6.67%) SCM Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Software Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Architect
3 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.33%) Flash
2 1 (3.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Smart Energy
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (10.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.67%) Change Control
3 2 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (3.33%) CAD
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.33%) Signal Processing
4 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C
2 12 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 8 (26.67%) Python
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++
6 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) CCNP
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCIE
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) COBIT
1 1 (3.33%) HIPAA
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) arcserve
4 1 (3.33%) Aruba
4 1 (3.33%) Avaya
4 1 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Nortel
4 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
Cambridge
Client Server
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £40 - 45 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 19 days ago