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 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 155 183 172
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Contract jobs citing Wireless 40 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.43% 4.12% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 16
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£338 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £230 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -33.33%
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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
736 728 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.56% 11.57% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 510 625
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 41
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.00 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.55 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 61 (72.62%) Cisco
2 39 (46.43%) LAN
3 37 (44.05%) VPN
4 33 (39.29%) Windows
5 31 (36.90%) Firewall
6 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
8 18 (21.43%) Juniper
9 17 (20.24%) ITIL
9 17 (20.24%) WAN
10 16 (19.05%) CheckPoint
10 16 (19.05%) Incident Management
11 15 (17.86%) MS Office
12 14 (16.67%) DNS
12 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 14 (16.67%) Finance
12 14 (16.67%) Banking
12 14 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
12 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 14 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (15.48%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (15.48%) SLA
13 13 (15.48%) CCNP
13 13 (15.48%) DHCP
14 12 (14.29%) SolarWinds
14 12 (14.29%) Lync
14 12 (14.29%) IP Telephony
15 11 (13.10%) Network Security
15 11 (13.10%) F5

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (14.29%) Lync
2 7 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.95%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (17.86%) MS Office
2 14 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (46.43%) LAN
2 37 (44.05%) VPN
3 31 (36.90%) Firewall
4 17 (20.24%) WAN
5 14 (16.67%) DNS
5 14 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (15.48%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (15.48%) DHCP
7 12 (14.29%) IP Telephony
8 11 (13.10%) Network Security
8 11 (13.10%) OSPF
9 10 (11.90%) WLAN
9 10 (11.90%) Internet
10 9 (10.71%) VLAN
10 9 (10.71%) Cisco IPT
10 9 (10.71%) MPLS
10 9 (10.71%) BGP
11 8 (9.52%) VoIP
11 8 (9.52%) SSL
12 7 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
1 14 (16.67%) Banking
2 8 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 7 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Network Engineer
2 23 (27.38%) Analyst
3 16 (19.05%) Service Analyst
3 16 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (7.14%) Consultant
7 5 (5.95%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Wireless Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Communications Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 7 (8.33%) Handset
4 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.76%) iPhone
7 2 (2.38%) Clustering
7 2 (2.38%) Social Media
7 2 (2.38%) iPad
8 1 (1.19%) Open Source
8 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.19%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 14 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.52%) Windows XP
3 8 (9.52%) Linux
4 4 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.38%) UNIX
6 2 (2.38%) Android
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) ITIL
2 16 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 9 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.71%) Project Management
3 9 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 3 (3.57%) Security Architecture
5 3 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (3.57%) Network Design
5 3 (3.57%) Service Management
5 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.38%) Migration
6 2 (2.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (2.38%) Speech Recognition
6 2 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (27.38%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (15.48%) CCNP
3 9 (10.71%) CCNA
4 8 (9.52%) A+ Certification
5 5 (5.95%) Degree
5 5 (5.95%) CCIE
6 4 (4.76%) MCP
6 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.57%) MCSE
8 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.38%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.19%) MCDST
9 1 (1.19%) MCITP
9 1 (1.19%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.19%) CCSE
9 1 (1.19%) PMP
9 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) SLA
2 9 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (10.71%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.33%) ProxySG
2 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) XenServer
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
3 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (5.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (4.76%) OPNET
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (2.38%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.38%) OpenView
5 2 (2.38%) SCCM
6 1 (1.19%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 61 (72.62%) Cisco
2 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.43%) Juniper
4 16 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 12 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 11 (13.10%) F5
7 10 (11.90%) VMware
7 10 (11.90%) HP
7 10 (11.90%) Aruba
8 9 (10.71%) Remedy
9 8 (9.52%) Blue Coat
10 7 (8.33%) Altiris
10 7 (8.33%) Riverbed
11 5 (5.95%) Nokia
12 3 (3.57%) Fortinet
12 3 (3.57%) Brocade
12 3 (3.57%) Mitel
12 3 (3.57%) BT
12 3 (3.57%) Websense
13 2 (2.38%) Citrix
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