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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 32 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.58% 0.93% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 4.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £306 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +12.50%
Wireless
South Wales

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
29 81 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.46% 18.93% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 68 24
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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
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 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) CCIP
6 1 (16.67%) CCIE
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) BT

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) F5