The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 29 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.20% 0.77% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.95% 4.29% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £285 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
41 70 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.59% 17.95% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 46
Median daily rate £375 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £140 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram 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

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) CCDP
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) CCIP
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
5 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
5 3 (23.08%) Business Development
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (23.08%) NICE Systems
5 3 (23.08%) Genesys
5 3 (23.08%) C
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) VMware

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) ADSL
5 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Telephony Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Business Development
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Project Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCDP
2 4 (30.77%) CCIP
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 4 (30.77%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Genesys
3 3 (23.08%) NICE Systems
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) VMware