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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 81 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Wireless 25 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.50% 0.90% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.85% 6.14% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 6
Median daily rate £138 £188 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -45.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £156 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £345 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £361 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.03% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.25 £7.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £37.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-52.00% +87.50%
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
211 228 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.69% 14.63% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 127 111
Median daily rate £320 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £459 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 22
Median hourly rate £19.88 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.88% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £5.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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
Leicestershire +16 20 £138 -15.38% 5
Derbyshire +1 3 £240 -46.66% 2
Lincolnshire -5 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -5 1 - - 3
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 25 (51.02%) Cisco
2 24 (48.98%) Windows
3 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
4 17 (34.69%) Finance
5 15 (30.61%) LAN
5 15 (30.61%) Financial Institution
6 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 14 (28.57%) Incident Management
7 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
7 12 (24.49%) WAN
8 11 (22.45%) SCCM
8 11 (22.45%) Firewall
8 11 (22.45%) Palo Alto
9 10 (20.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (20.41%) CCNP
10 9 (18.37%) VPN
10 9 (18.37%) SolarWinds
10 9 (18.37%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (18.37%) Google
10 9 (18.37%) Chat Support
11 8 (16.33%) Office 365
11 8 (16.33%) Network Management
11 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (16.33%) DevOps
11 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
11 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X
12 7 (14.29%) CISSP

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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 7 (14.29%) Mule
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (16.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) LAN
2 12 (24.49%) WAN
3 11 (22.45%) Firewall
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (18.37%) VPN
6 7 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (12.24%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (10.20%) DHCP
9 4 (8.16%) DNS
9 4 (8.16%) IP Telephony
9 4 (8.16%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.16%) VLAN
10 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (6.12%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (6.12%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (6.12%) NX-OS
10 3 (6.12%) SAN
10 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
11 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Financial Institution
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Multimedia
5 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.04%) Local Government
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Network Engineer
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Service Analyst
6 9 (18.37%) IT Analyst
7 8 (16.33%) Architect
7 8 (16.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (6.12%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Voice Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Call Centre Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (4.08%) IT Supervisor
10 2 (4.08%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 9 (18.37%) Chat Support
3 8 (16.33%) DevOps
3 8 (16.33%) Network Management
4 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 3 (6.12%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (6.12%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (4.08%) ITSM
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Content Writing
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.04%) Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Service Management
8 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.12%) VBScript
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) CCNP
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.29%) CISSP
3 6 (12.24%) CCIE
4 5 (10.20%) CCDP
4 5 (10.20%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) SCCM
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (14.29%) Ansible
3 7 (14.29%) Puppet
4 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (51.02%) Cisco
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
3 11 (22.45%) Palo Alto
4 9 (18.37%) Google
4 9 (18.37%) SolarWinds
5 6 (12.24%) HP
5 6 (12.24%) Meraki
6 3 (6.12%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Remedy
7 2 (4.08%) Sun
7 2 (4.08%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) arcserve
8 1 (2.04%) Avaya
8 1 (2.04%) CA
8 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.04%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) Sophos
8 1 (2.04%) Veeam