The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank - 33 30
Contract jobs citing Wireless 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 3.02% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +1.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.53% 13.09% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 21
Average daily rate £343 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £18.97 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff