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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 150 171 158
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing Wireless 16 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.71% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 5.54% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 22
Median daily rate £475 £475 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £385 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £160.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -89.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+70.96% +16.25%
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
529 758 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.55% 12.80% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 556 479
Median daily rate £468 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 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

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) Firewall
3 22 (51.16%) WAN
4 19 (44.19%) LAN
4 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (37.21%) DNS
6 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
6 14 (32.56%) Finance
6 14 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (30.23%) CCNP
7 13 (30.23%) ITIL
8 12 (27.91%) DHCP
9 11 (25.58%) Palo Alto
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (23.26%) Riverbed
10 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
11 9 (20.93%) Project Management
11 9 (20.93%) Change Management
11 9 (20.93%) VoIP
11 9 (20.93%) SolarWinds
11 9 (20.93%) Aruba
11 9 (20.93%) Cisco Wireless
12 8 (18.60%) Network Security
12 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat
12 8 (18.60%) Network Design
12 8 (18.60%) BIG-IP
12 8 (18.60%) Windows
12 8 (18.60%) Juniper
12 8 (18.60%) MPLS
13 7 (16.28%) Internet

Wireless
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 3 (6.98%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) Firewall
2 22 (51.16%) WAN
3 19 (44.19%) LAN
4 16 (37.21%) DNS
5 14 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
6 12 (27.91%) DHCP
7 10 (23.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (20.93%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (20.93%) VoIP
9 8 (18.60%) BIG-IP
9 8 (18.60%) MPLS
9 8 (18.60%) Network Security
10 7 (16.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (16.28%) Internet
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (13.95%) VPN
11 6 (13.95%) WAAS
11 6 (13.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Android Studio
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Gradle
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Network Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Voice Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Data Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) 802.1X
1 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (2.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.33%) Java Concurrency
3 1 (2.33%) JMS
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.65%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.33%) Equities
5 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) SCADA
5 1 (2.33%) Telematics
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Unix
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Change Management
2 9 (20.93%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Network Design
4 6 (13.95%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Network Architecture
5 4 (9.30%) Network Management
5 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
6 3 (6.98%) Investment Management
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.65%) Information Management
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security
7 2 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Java
1 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.65%) Perl
2 2 (4.65%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) C++
3 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.23%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) CCIE
5 3 (6.98%) CCDP
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) MAPM
6 2 (4.65%) MCP
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.33%) CCSA
7 1 (2.33%) CCSE
7 1 (2.33%) CISSP
7 1 (2.33%) GIAC
7 1 (2.33%) MCDST
7 1 (2.33%) MCSA
7 1 (2.33%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) MCTS
7 1 (2.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Control-M
1 2 (4.65%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (4.65%) Nagios
1 2 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.33%) EnCase
2 1 (2.33%) Opsview
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Cisco
2 11 (25.58%) Palo Alto
3 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
3 10 (23.26%) Riverbed
4 9 (20.93%) Aruba
4 9 (20.93%) SolarWinds
5 8 (18.60%) Blue Coat
5 8 (18.60%) Juniper
6 7 (16.28%) F5
7 6 (13.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (13.95%) FireEye
7 6 (13.95%) TippingPoint
7 6 (13.95%) Tufin
7 6 (13.95%) VMware
8 5 (11.63%) LogLogic
8 5 (11.63%) Radianz
9 3 (6.98%) Avaya
9 3 (6.98%) Dell
9 3 (6.98%) HP
9 3 (6.98%) NICE Systems