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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 38 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing Wireless 14 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.45% 2.00% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.67% 15.18% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £23.50 £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £55.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +12.50%
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
75 112 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.11% 13.16% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 80
Median daily rate £375 £265 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £199 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £411 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 40
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 28 August 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 +26 12 - - 6
Peterborough +3 1 - - 1
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (55.00%) C
2 7 (35.00%) Embedded C
3 6 (30.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) Electronics
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) Games
6 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (15.00%) PlayStation
7 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.00%) IaaS
7 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (10.00%) QMS
7 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (10.00%) SaaS
7 2 (10.00%) PaaS
7 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Games
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technologist
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Oculus Rift
1 3 (15.00%) PlayStation
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (10.00%) QMS
4 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
2 7 (35.00%) Embedded C
3 6 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GxP
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.00%) EMC