The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 49 33 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Contract jobs citing Wireless 18 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.50% 4.17% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.82% 18.12% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Average daily rate £233 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £370 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
- -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £28.75 £27.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -1.53%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 138 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.01% 23.00% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 58
Average daily rate £263 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 29
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -45.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.65 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Wireless
East of England

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -14 12 £233 - 1
Cambridge -16 4 £200 -42.85% 48
Ely - - - -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Cisco
3 15 (40.54%) HP
3 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
3 15 (40.54%) Firewall
4 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
4 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
4 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (29.73%) Migration
8 10 (27.03%) C
9 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
10 7 (18.92%) VoIP
11 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
11 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 6 (16.22%) Project Management
11 6 (16.22%) BCP
11 6 (16.22%) ITSM
11 6 (16.22%) VMware
11 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
11 6 (16.22%) IP Telephony
11 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (18.92%) VoIP
4 6 (16.22%) IP Telephony
5 4 (10.81%) LAN
5 4 (10.81%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) SAN
7 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
8 1 (2.70%) MPLS
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
8 1 (2.70%) ADSL
8 1 (2.70%) Bluetooth
8 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Embedded C Developer
3 8 (21.62%) C Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Firmware Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
9 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 6 (16.22%) BCP
3 6 (16.22%) ITSM
3 6 (16.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.81%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) Network Management
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) C
2 9 (24.32%) Embedded C
3 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.70%) Tcl
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) CCNP
1 1 (2.70%) CCNA
1 1 (2.70%) MCSA
1 1 (2.70%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
1 14 (37.84%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco
2 15 (40.54%) HP
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) CA
5 1 (2.70%) Polycom
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago