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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 60 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 32 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.10% 0.97% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.31% 7.05% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 8
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£369 £275 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.09% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £310 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £12.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -
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
209 227 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.70% 13.69% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 120 79
Average daily rate £388 £279 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.01% -10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 20
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Nottinghamshire +19 12 £445 +54.78% 3
Leicestershire +5 6 £350 +250.00% 5
Northamptonshire +2 6 £388 -
Derbyshire +4 4 £345 +15.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 3
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (47.62%) Cisco
2 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (38.10%) ITIL
4 15 (35.71%) CCNP
4 15 (35.71%) CCNA
5 14 (33.33%) Windows
5 14 (33.33%) Firewall
6 13 (30.95%) Migration
6 13 (30.95%) HP
7 12 (28.57%) WAN
8 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
9 10 (23.81%) VMware
9 10 (23.81%) LAN
9 10 (23.81%) CCIE
9 10 (23.81%) MS Office
9 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
10 9 (21.43%) SAN
10 9 (21.43%) Nortel
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
10 9 (21.43%) ProxySG
10 9 (21.43%) NAS
10 9 (21.43%) Nortel Contivity
10 9 (21.43%) Degree
10 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
10 9 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (21.43%) Change Control
10 9 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.29%) Citrix

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Site Server
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (28.57%) WAN
3 10 (23.81%) LAN
4 9 (21.43%) SAN
4 9 (21.43%) Nortel Contivity
4 9 (21.43%) NAS
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (9.52%) Network Security
5 4 (9.52%) DNS
5 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.14%) VPN
6 3 (7.14%) DHCP
7 2 (4.76%) VoIP
7 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.76%) VLAN
7 2 (4.76%) Wireless Security
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.38%) PABX
8 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Toad
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
2 4 (9.52%) Desktop Technician
3 3 (7.14%) Consultant
3 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) PC Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) IT Support
5 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) XML
1 1 (2.38%) EDI
1 1 (2.38%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.38%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 6 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Informatics
4 1 (2.38%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Migration
3 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 9 (21.43%) Change Control
4 6 (14.29%) Network Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (2.38%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.38%) Budget Control
7 1 (2.38%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (35.71%) CCNP
2 15 (35.71%) CCNA
3 10 (23.81%) CCIE
4 9 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
6 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) ProxySG
1 9 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.29%) XenApp
3 6 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco
2 13 (30.95%) HP
3 10 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 10 (23.81%) VMware
4 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 9 (21.43%) Nortel
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (4.76%) Lotus
6 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 2 (4.76%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.76%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.38%) AirMagnet
7 1 (2.38%) F5
7 1 (2.38%) Remedy
7 1 (2.38%) NetScout
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.38%) Juniper
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