The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 33 24 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.69% 4.53% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 29.17% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £150 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% -4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £304 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
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
28 48 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.86% 15.53% 23.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 60
Median daily rate £150 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +135.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Plymouth -2 2 £150 +20.00%
Exeter -7 1 - -
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 6 (35.29%) VoIP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (29.41%) C
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
4 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) 3G
5 2 (11.76%) LTE
5 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Electronics
6 1 (5.88%) AMQP
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 6 (35.29%) Cisco Wireless
1 6 (35.29%) VoIP
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
4 2 (11.76%) 3G
4 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
4 2 (11.76%) LTE
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.88%) 802.15
5 1 (5.88%) AMQP
5 1 (5.88%) MQTT
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Support
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
2 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) VMware