The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 74 86 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Contract jobs citing Wireless 24 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.51% 0.69% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 7.05% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 16
Median daily rate £300 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £199 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £471 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +12.50%
Wireless
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
188 156 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.82% 9.79% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 81 96
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £407 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £13.00 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Nottinghamshire -3 7 £600 +28.34% 1
Leicestershire - 7 £83 - 2
Derbyshire +3 4 £275 -21.42%
Lincolnshire -6 4 £350 +70.73%
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
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England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
3 26 (55.32%) Windows
4 23 (48.94%) LAN
4 23 (48.94%) WAN
5 20 (42.55%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (38.30%) VPN
7 18 (38.30%) Palo Alto
8 17 (36.17%) DevOps
8 17 (36.17%) Linux
8 17 (36.17%) Mac OS X
8 17 (36.17%) Firewall
8 17 (36.17%) Office 365
8 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 17 (36.17%) SCCM
9 16 (34.04%) Puppet
9 16 (34.04%) CISSP
9 16 (34.04%) Ansible
10 15 (31.91%) Google
11 14 (29.79%) Mule
11 14 (29.79%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (23.40%) CCNP
13 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (17.02%) Network Management
14 8 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (17.02%) ITIL
14 8 (17.02%) Finance
15 7 (14.89%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) Mule
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (36.17%) Office 365
4 4 (8.51%) IaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) LAN
1 23 (48.94%) WAN
2 18 (38.30%) VPN
3 17 (36.17%) Firewall
4 14 (29.79%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (17.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (10.64%) DNS
7 5 (10.64%) Network Security
7 5 (10.64%) SAN
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (8.51%) NX-OS
8 4 (8.51%) SSL
8 4 (8.51%) VLAN
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (6.38%) DHCP
10 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
10 2 (4.26%) OSPF
10 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Architect
2 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 14 (29.79%) Network Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.38%) AWS Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.13%) CESG
5 1 (2.13%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) Mac OS X
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) DevOps
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Network Management
3 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL V3
3 4 (8.51%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (8.51%) TOGAF
3 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.38%) OWASP
4 3 (6.38%) Server Building
4 3 (6.38%) SIEM
5 2 (4.26%) Change Control
5 2 (4.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Coaching
6 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) CISSP
2 11 (23.40%) CCNP
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.64%) CCNA
4 4 (8.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (8.51%) CCIE
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) MCSE
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CCDP
6 2 (4.26%) CISMP
6 2 (4.26%) DBS Check
6 2 (4.26%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft Intune
1 17 (36.17%) SCCM
2 16 (34.04%) Ansible
2 16 (34.04%) Puppet
3 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) Palo Alto
3 15 (31.91%) Google
4 7 (14.89%) Meraki
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.89%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Intel
6 2 (4.26%) arcserve
6 2 (4.26%) CA
6 2 (4.26%) Dell
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) VMware