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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 78 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Wireless 18 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.06% 0.90% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.79% 6.83% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate
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£343 £250 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £180 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £342 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £304
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -56.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.88 £27.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-24.09% +25.97%
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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
231 205 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.66% 13.23% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 87 85
Average daily rate £335 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £110.60 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +3.57%

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 28 November 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
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 28 November 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 +10 11 £325 +23.22% 3
Leicestershire +10 4 £350 - 5
Northamptonshire -13 1 - -
Derbyshire - - - - 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 28 (58.33%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (41.67%) ITIL
3 20 (41.67%) CCNA
4 19 (39.58%) CCNP
4 19 (39.58%) Firewall
5 18 (37.50%) HP
6 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
6 17 (35.42%) Blue Coat
6 17 (35.42%) Change Control
6 17 (35.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (33.33%) ProxySG
7 16 (33.33%) VMware
7 16 (33.33%) Nortel
8 15 (31.25%) CCIE
8 15 (31.25%) SAN
8 15 (31.25%) Nortel Contivity
8 15 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
8 15 (31.25%) NAS
9 13 (27.08%) LAN
10 12 (25.00%) Windows
10 12 (25.00%) WAN
10 12 (25.00%) Migration
11 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
11 10 (20.83%) Degree
12 9 (18.75%) MS Office
13 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 8 (16.67%) Finance
14 6 (12.50%) Project Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (4.17%) AutoCAD
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (31.25%) SAN
3 15 (31.25%) Nortel Contivity
3 15 (31.25%) NAS
4 13 (27.08%) LAN
5 12 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (8.33%) WLAN
6 4 (8.33%) VPN
7 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.17%) Network Security
7 2 (4.17%) Wireless Security
8 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.08%) ADSL
8 1 (2.08%) VoIP
8 1 (2.08%) MGCP
8 1 (2.08%) MPLS
8 1 (2.08%) OSPF
8 1 (2.08%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 4 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
3 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 3 (6.25%) Analyst
3 3 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Security Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Network Consultant
5 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.08%) Account Manager
5 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) PC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
1 5 (10.42%) Smartphone
1 5 (10.42%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Change Control
3 15 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 12 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (8.33%) Network Management
7 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (4.17%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.17%) Line Management
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.08%) Security Management
8 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.08%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.08%) Budget Control
8 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.08%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (41.67%) CCNA
3 19 (39.58%) CCNP
4 15 (31.25%) CCIE
5 10 (20.83%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) CISM
6 2 (4.17%) CISSP
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) PMP
7 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 15 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) XenApp
3 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco
2 18 (37.50%) HP
3 17 (35.42%) CheckPoint
3 17 (35.42%) Blue Coat
4 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) Nortel
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.42%) Citrix
7 2 (4.17%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.17%) F5
7 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
7 2 (4.17%) Nokia
7 2 (4.17%) Lotus
8 1 (2.08%) Juniper
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) Tufin
8 1 (2.08%) AirMagnet
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.08%) NetScout