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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 161 166 196
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +30
Contract jobs citing Wireless 43 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.71% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.61% 5.77% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 20
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£475 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £112 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £160.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.06% +573.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -38.46%
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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
767 728 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.90% 12.34% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 494 529
Average daily rate £425 £388 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 37
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.25 £43.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -51.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.15 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 58 (71.60%) Cisco
2 42 (51.85%) Firewall
3 37 (45.68%) LAN
4 32 (39.51%) VPN
4 32 (39.51%) WAN
4 32 (39.51%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (35.80%) CheckPoint
6 24 (29.63%) Windows
7 19 (23.46%) MPLS
7 19 (23.46%) OSPF
8 18 (22.22%) VoIP
9 17 (20.99%) CCNP
10 16 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (18.52%) BIG-IP
11 15 (18.52%) BGP
11 15 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (18.52%) Data Centre
12 14 (17.28%) SAN
12 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
12 14 (17.28%) Blue Coat
12 14 (17.28%) Finance
13 13 (16.05%) ProxySG
13 13 (16.05%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (16.05%) ITIL
13 13 (16.05%) Nokia
14 12 (14.81%) DNS
14 12 (14.81%) F5
15 11 (13.58%) DHCP
15 11 (13.58%) CCNA
15 11 (13.58%) IPsec

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.94%) Lync
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS Project
3 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.85%) Firewall
2 37 (45.68%) LAN
3 32 (39.51%) WAN
3 32 (39.51%) VPN
4 19 (23.46%) MPLS
4 19 (23.46%) OSPF
5 18 (22.22%) VoIP
6 16 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (18.52%) BIG-IP
7 15 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (18.52%) BGP
8 14 (17.28%) SAN
9 12 (14.81%) DNS
10 11 (13.58%) DHCP
10 11 (13.58%) IPsec
11 10 (12.35%) Cisco ISE
12 9 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
12 9 (11.11%) HSRP
12 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
13 8 (9.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.47%) MS Access
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 14 (17.28%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Law
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.52%) Architect
3 13 (16.05%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (9.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Network Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Network Support
7 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Network Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) 802.1X
2 6 (7.41%) XMPP
3 4 (4.94%) Middleware
4 2 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.05%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) iPhone
5 3 (3.70%) PKI
5 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.47%) Handset
6 2 (2.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.23%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.17%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.70%) Solaris
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Android
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.64%) Network Design
3 7 (8.64%) Project Management
3 7 (8.64%) Network Architecture
3 7 (8.64%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (6.17%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (4.94%) Investment Management
6 4 (4.94%) Information Security
6 4 (4.94%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.70%) Data Management
7 3 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.70%) Data Architecture
7 3 (3.70%) Service Management
7 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.70%) Migration
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.23%) Ruby
2 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.23%) C
2 1 (1.23%) C#
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (39.51%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.99%) CCNP
3 11 (13.58%) CCNA
4 8 (9.88%) CCSA
5 6 (7.41%) CCIE
6 5 (6.17%) Degree
7 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.70%) MCP
7 3 (3.70%) MCSE
8 2 (2.47%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.47%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.47%) CCSE
9 1 (1.23%) CISM
9 1 (1.23%) MCSA
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.23%) CCDA
9 1 (1.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.05%) ProxySG
3 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.47%) vSphere
4 2 (2.47%) Snort
4 2 (2.47%) Squid
5 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.94%) OPNET
2 4 (4.94%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (4.94%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.70%) Control-M
3 3 (3.70%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.47%) OpenView
4 2 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.47%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 58 (71.60%) Cisco
2 29 (35.80%) CheckPoint
3 14 (17.28%) Blue Coat
4 13 (16.05%) Nokia
5 12 (14.81%) F5
6 11 (13.58%) Juniper
7 10 (12.35%) Riverbed
7 10 (12.35%) Aruba
8 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 9 (11.11%) Avaya
9 8 (9.88%) Nortel
9 8 (9.88%) Symantec
9 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
9 8 (9.88%) VMware
10 6 (7.41%) HP
11 5 (6.17%) Citrix
12 4 (4.94%) Websense
12 4 (4.94%) Google
13 3 (3.70%) Fortinet
13 3 (3.70%) Polycom
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