The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 40 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.37% 0.65% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 5.00% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £34.75 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% +56.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £25.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+37.86% +14.44%
Wireless
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 14.29% 12.90% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 14
Average daily rate £350 £208 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.67% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £36.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.42% +284.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Wireless
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Home Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) 802.11
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) CWNA
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) 802.11
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) Home Automation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CWNA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft