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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 31 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Wireless 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.18% 5.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.82% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.00%

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
22 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.00% 17.72% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 4
Median daily rate £430 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -15 7 £430 -
Wireless
Northern Ireland

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) Python
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Nagios
2 4 (40.00%) DWDM
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) Radware
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) ProxySG
2 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 4 (40.00%) JNCIE
2 4 (40.00%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (40.00%) IronPort
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
2 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (40.00%) SevOne
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) DWDM
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) MPLS
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Support
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (40.00%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) JNCIE
1 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) FireEye
2 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (40.00%) IronPort
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Radware
2 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (40.00%) SevOne
2 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) Apple