The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 65 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 23 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.63% 0.97% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.22% 6.57% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
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£363 £290 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -36.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +22.52%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
174 213 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.31% 14.80% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 112 63
Average daily rate £350 £293 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% +17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 21
Average hourly rate £13.81 £12.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.73% -35.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £25.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
Leicestershire +2 7 £375 +275.00% 2
Northamptonshire +1 6 £388 -
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £338 +16.37%
Derbyshire -1 3 £467 +55.50% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
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England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco
3 12 (35.29%) WAN
3 12 (35.29%) Migration
4 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 10 (29.41%) LAN
5 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (23.53%) MS Office
8 7 (20.59%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) CCNA
8 7 (20.59%) HP
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.65%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) CCNP
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (17.65%) DHCP
9 6 (17.65%) Network Management
10 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
10 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) Thin Client
10 5 (14.71%) Fat Client
11 4 (11.76%) VLAN
11 4 (11.76%) XenApp
11 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
11 4 (11.76%) Network Security

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Lync
2 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Site Server
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) WAN
2 10 (29.41%) LAN
3 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 4 (11.76%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) Internet
8 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.88%) Wireless Security
8 2 (5.88%) SAN
8 2 (5.88%) FTP
8 2 (5.88%) VoIP
9 1 (2.94%) WLAN
9 1 (2.94%) Broadband
9 1 (2.94%) ISDN
9 1 (2.94%) MPLS
9 1 (2.94%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
2 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Support
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Account Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) EDI
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) EDIFACT
2 1 (2.94%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Thin Client
1 5 (14.71%) Fat Client
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (2.94%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Android
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Migration
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) Network Management
4 2 (5.88%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.94%) Security Management
5 1 (2.94%) Budget Control
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 6 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) CISM
5 2 (5.88%) CISSP
6 1 (2.94%) CCIE
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) XenApp
2 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) HP
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.88%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) Lotus
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (2.94%) AirMagnet
7 1 (2.94%) NetScout
7 1 (2.94%) F5