The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 23 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.01% - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £342
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.56% 11.61% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 11
Average daily rate £375 £225 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -29.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 3 £475 -
Wireless
South West

Wireless
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix