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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 159 189 177
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 40 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 4.32% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 26
Average daily rate
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£318 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.41% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £234 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £160.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
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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
804 879 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.66% 12.21% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 590 675
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 42
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.58 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £40.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Wireless
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

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 39 (46.99%) Firewall
3 37 (44.58%) LAN
4 29 (34.94%) WAN
5 28 (33.73%) Network Security
6 26 (31.33%) VPN
6 26 (31.33%) Juniper
7 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (22.89%) SSL
8 19 (22.89%) F5
9 17 (20.48%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (20.48%) CCNP
10 16 (19.28%) Windows
10 16 (19.28%) Business Continuity
11 15 (18.07%) BCP
11 15 (18.07%) Business Continuity Planning
11 15 (18.07%) Security Architecture
12 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (16.87%) DHCP
12 14 (16.87%) DNS
13 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
14 12 (14.46%) HP
14 12 (14.46%) Risk Assessment
15 11 (13.25%) CheckPoint
15 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.25%) WLAN
16 10 (12.05%) Internet
16 10 (12.05%) Reverse Proxy
17 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
17 9 (10.84%) VoIP

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.20%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.20%) Lync
4 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) MS Office
2 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 39 (46.99%) Firewall
2 37 (44.58%) LAN
3 29 (34.94%) WAN
4 28 (33.73%) Network Security
5 26 (31.33%) VPN
6 19 (22.89%) SSL
7 14 (16.87%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (16.87%) DHCP
7 14 (16.87%) DNS
8 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
9 11 (13.25%) WLAN
10 10 (12.05%) Internet
10 10 (12.05%) Reverse Proxy
11 9 (10.84%) VoIP
12 8 (9.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 7 (8.43%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (8.43%) SAN
14 6 (7.23%) BGP
15 5 (6.02%) DSL
16 4 (4.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Law
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.69%) Security Engineer
3 14 (16.87%) Project Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Project Manager
6 8 (9.64%) IT Security Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) Administrator
7 6 (7.23%) Network Administrator
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Security Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Security Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Consultant
9 4 (4.82%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Network Support
10 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.61%) SecurID
2 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.61%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) iPad
3 2 (2.41%) iPhone
3 2 (2.41%) CCTV
3 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.20%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.20%) CMDB
4 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.20%) Statistics
4 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.20%) FMCG
4 1 (1.20%) Handset
4 1 (1.20%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.23%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.41%) UNIX
6 2 (2.41%) Solaris
6 2 (2.41%) Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Penetration Testing
2 16 (19.28%) Business Continuity
3 15 (18.07%) BCP
3 15 (18.07%) Business Continuity Planning
3 15 (18.07%) Security Architecture
4 12 (14.46%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (9.64%) ITIL
6 5 (6.02%) Network Management
6 5 (6.02%) Project Management
7 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.61%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.41%) Information Security
9 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.41%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) C
2 2 (2.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.48%) CCNP
3 9 (10.84%) CCIE
4 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.61%) CCDP
5 3 (3.61%) CISM
5 3 (3.61%) CISSP
6 2 (2.41%) CISA
6 2 (2.41%) CCDA
6 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) JNCIE
6 2 (2.41%) CEH
7 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.20%) CCSE
7 1 (1.20%) MOS
7 1 (1.20%) CCENT
7 1 (1.20%) MCTS
7 1 (1.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.02%) vSphere
4 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) UAG
5 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
1 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.41%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.41%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.20%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.20%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 26 (31.33%) Juniper
3 19 (22.89%) F5
4 12 (14.46%) HP
5 11 (13.25%) CheckPoint
5 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.64%) Aruba
6 8 (9.64%) Blue Coat
7 6 (7.23%) VMware
8 5 (6.02%) Ruckus Wireless
8 5 (6.02%) Websense
9 4 (4.82%) McAfee
9 4 (4.82%) Apple
10 3 (3.61%) Mitel
10 3 (3.61%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle
11 2 (2.41%) EMC
11 2 (2.41%) Intel
11 2 (2.41%) Nortel
11 2 (2.41%) Citrix
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