The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 16 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.94% - 11.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.53% - 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£233 - £163
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 - £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 - £203
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
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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 Chelmsford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 20.99% 14.93% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 10
Average daily rate £275 £288 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £140 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Aruba
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) NHS
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Aruba
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Mitel