The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 131 136 155
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs citing Wireless 30 23 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 0.66% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 6.28% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 32
Median daily rate £425 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £320 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £359 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.40% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £36.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-50.68% +80.24%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
435 366 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.69% 10.55% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 279 558
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 34 (72.34%) Cisco
2 33 (70.21%) Firewall
3 20 (42.55%) LAN
4 19 (40.43%) Finance
5 18 (38.30%) CheckPoint
6 17 (36.17%) WAN
6 17 (36.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
7 16 (34.04%) F5
7 16 (34.04%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
8 14 (29.79%) Juniper
8 14 (29.79%) Palo Alto
9 13 (27.66%) Riverbed
10 12 (25.53%) SolarWinds
10 12 (25.53%) Network Security
10 12 (25.53%) VPN
10 12 (25.53%) Project Management
11 11 (23.40%) DNS
11 11 (23.40%) Blue Coat
11 11 (23.40%) BIG-IP
11 11 (23.40%) Cisco Wireless
12 10 (21.28%) Aruba
12 10 (21.28%) DHCP
12 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (21.28%) Change Management
12 10 (21.28%) Banking
13 9 (19.15%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (19.15%) CCNP
13 9 (19.15%) WLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (4.26%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) G Suite
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (70.21%) Firewall
2 20 (42.55%) LAN
3 17 (36.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (36.17%) WAN
4 16 (34.04%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
6 12 (25.53%) Network Security
6 12 (25.53%) VPN
7 11 (23.40%) BIG-IP
7 11 (23.40%) Cisco Wireless
7 11 (23.40%) DNS
8 10 (21.28%) DHCP
9 9 (19.15%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (19.15%) WLAN
10 8 (17.02%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (17.02%) Internet
10 8 (17.02%) WAAS
11 7 (14.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (14.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (14.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Architect
3 5 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Network Communications Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) 802.1X
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) JMS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.13%) SOAP
2 1 (2.13%) WAP
2 1 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.38%) CMDB
4 2 (4.26%) Equities
4 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.13%) BYOD
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) Change Management
3 9 (19.15%) Load Balancing
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Network Design
6 5 (10.64%) Information Security
6 5 (10.64%) Network Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) Network Management
7 4 (8.51%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
9 2 (4.26%) Time Management
9 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) Perl
2 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.15%) CCNP
3 4 (8.51%) CCNA
4 3 (6.38%) CCIE
4 3 (6.38%) CCSA
4 3 (6.38%) CCSE
4 3 (6.38%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) CISSP
6 1 (2.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.13%) MCSE
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (12.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) ProxySG
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.13%) Firmware
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) OPNET
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.13%) Control-M
3 1 (2.13%) EnCase
3 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.13%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) CheckPoint
3 16 (34.04%) F5
4 14 (29.79%) Juniper
4 14 (29.79%) Palo Alto
5 13 (27.66%) Riverbed
6 12 (25.53%) SolarWinds
7 11 (23.40%) Blue Coat
8 10 (21.28%) Aruba
9 8 (17.02%) Tufin
10 7 (14.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (14.89%) FireEye
10 7 (14.89%) TippingPoint
11 5 (10.64%) LogLogic
11 5 (10.64%) Radianz
12 4 (8.51%) Citrix
13 3 (6.38%) Meraki
13 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
13 3 (6.38%) VMware
14 2 (4.26%) Oracle
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