The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 16 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.44% 5.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 21.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £575 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +61.36%
Wireless
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 40.00% 23.71% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 2
Median daily rate £400 £215 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £121 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the County Antrim region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the County Antrim region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast 0 4 £575 -4.16%
Wireless
Northern Ireland

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) TETRA
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) TETRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCSA
1 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Aruba
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (75.00%) IronPort
3 1 (25.00%) HP