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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 65 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing Wireless 29 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.91% 0.88% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.93% 6.83% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 10
Median daily rate £600 £230 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% -33.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £183 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £671 £404 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £311 £305
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +64.70%
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
182 205 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.00% 12.93% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 118 71
Median daily rate £425 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £201 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £30.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £112.60 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +17 19 £608 +25.25% 3
Derbyshire +7 3 £275 -21.42% 1
Lincolnshire +1 3 £350 +86.66%
Leicestershire - 2 £278 - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 27 (67.50%) Active Directory
3 25 (62.50%) Windows
4 22 (55.00%) WAN
5 21 (52.50%) LAN
6 20 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (47.50%) VPN
8 18 (45.00%) Linux
9 17 (42.50%) Mac OS X
9 17 (42.50%) Office 365
9 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Intune
9 17 (42.50%) SCCM
9 17 (42.50%) DevOps
10 16 (40.00%) Ansible
10 16 (40.00%) Palo Alto
10 16 (40.00%) Puppet
10 16 (40.00%) CISSP
11 15 (37.50%) Firewall
11 15 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (37.50%) Google
12 14 (35.00%) Mule
13 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (22.50%) ITIL
15 8 (20.00%) DNS
15 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 7 (17.50%) CCNP
17 5 (12.50%) Network Security
17 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

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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 (35.00%) Mule
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (42.50%) Office 365
4 4 (10.00%) IaaS
5 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) WAN
2 21 (52.50%) LAN
3 19 (47.50%) VPN
4 15 (37.50%) Firewall
4 15 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (20.00%) DNS
6 5 (12.50%) Network Security
6 5 (12.50%) SSL
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.00%) SAN
7 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (7.50%) DHCP
8 3 (7.50%) NX-OS
8 3 (7.50%) OSPF
9 2 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (5.00%) IPsec
9 2 (5.00%) VLAN
9 2 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Architect
2 14 (35.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) AWS Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
3 1 (2.50%) Handset
3 1 (2.50%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Linux
3 17 (42.50%) Mac OS X
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) DevOps
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 5 (12.50%) Server Building
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.00%) Network Management
4 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.50%) OWASP
5 3 (7.50%) SIEM
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) CISSP
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.50%) CCNP
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 4 (10.00%) DBS Check
5 4 (10.00%) MCSE
5 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) CCIE
6 2 (5.00%) CISMP
6 2 (5.00%) ISSAP
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 17 (42.50%) SCCM
2 16 (40.00%) Ansible
2 16 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 15 (37.50%) Google
4 4 (10.00%) Meraki
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
5 3 (7.50%) Intel
5 3 (7.50%) VMware
6 2 (5.00%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) arcserve
7 1 (2.50%) Brocade
7 1 (2.50%) CA
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage