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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 154 150 173
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Contract jobs citing Wireless 19 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.75% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 5.82% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 24
Median daily rate £475 £425 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +33.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £317 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +40.00%
Wireless
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
533 601 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.58% 12.95% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 454 538
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £17.25 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -24.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 £19.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 29 September 2016.

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) Firewall
3 19 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (42.11%) WAN
5 14 (36.84%) LAN
6 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
7 12 (31.58%) Network Security
7 12 (31.58%) Juniper
7 12 (31.58%) DNS
7 12 (31.58%) Network Design
8 11 (28.95%) Aruba
8 11 (28.95%) F5
9 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (26.32%) Palo Alto
9 10 (26.32%) Banking
9 10 (26.32%) ITIL
10 9 (23.68%) VPN
10 9 (23.68%) DHCP
10 9 (23.68%) Change Management
11 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
11 8 (21.05%) CCNP
11 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
11 8 (21.05%) Riverbed
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (18.42%) Project Management
12 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
12 7 (18.42%) BIG-IP

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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 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 14 (36.84%) LAN
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
5 12 (31.58%) DNS
5 12 (31.58%) Network Security
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (23.68%) DHCP
7 9 (23.68%) VPN
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (18.42%) BIG-IP
10 6 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (15.79%) MPLS
10 6 (15.79%) VoIP
10 6 (15.79%) WAAS
10 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
11 5 (13.16%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Android Studio
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Gradle
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Network Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Network Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.63%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (2.63%) JMS
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Equities
4 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.63%) BYOD
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) Telematics
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Network Design
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Change Management
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) Service Management
6 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Network Management
7 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Information Management
8 2 (5.26%) Information Security
8 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.63%) ETL
9 1 (2.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.05%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CCIE
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.26%) MAPM
7 1 (2.63%) CCDP
7 1 (2.63%) CCSA
7 1 (2.63%) CCSE
7 1 (2.63%) CISSP
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) GIAC
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.63%) Control-M
1 1 (2.63%) EnCase
1 1 (2.63%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Juniper
3 11 (28.95%) Aruba
3 11 (28.95%) F5
4 10 (26.32%) Palo Alto
5 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 8 (21.05%) Riverbed
5 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
7 6 (15.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (15.79%) FireEye
7 6 (15.79%) TippingPoint
7 6 (15.79%) Tufin
8 5 (13.16%) LogLogic
8 5 (13.16%) Radianz
9 3 (7.89%) HP
9 3 (7.89%) VMware
10 2 (5.26%) Avaya
10 2 (5.26%) Oracle
10 2 (5.26%) Sun
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