The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 94 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Wireless 33 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.45% 1.23% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.53% 8.38% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 8
Median daily rate £300 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £255 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £495 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £34.00 £15.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £33.75 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +67.70%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 382 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.99% 14.68% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 197 284
Median daily rate £368 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 36
Median hourly rate £29.61 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.50 £13.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £46.00
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 of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the East of England region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the East of England region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 8 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
Hertfordshire +6 12 £229 -53.02% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 9 £375 +20.96% 21
Suffolk - 6 £300 -
Essex +3 3 £398 +17.77%
Bedfordshire +2 3 £415 +32.80%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 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 of England region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 40 (55.56%) Cisco
2 32 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (44.44%) Firewall
3 30 (41.67%) LAN
4 29 (40.28%) WAN
5 20 (27.78%) C
5 20 (27.78%) CCNA
6 19 (26.39%) VPN
7 16 (22.22%) CCNP
8 14 (19.44%) WLAN
9 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
9 13 (18.06%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (18.06%) Network Management
10 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.67%) Embedded C
10 12 (16.67%) VMware
11 11 (15.28%) Internet
11 11 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (13.89%) Citrix
12 10 (13.89%) Windows
13 9 (12.50%) ITIL
13 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
14 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
14 8 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
14 8 (11.11%) Network Design
14 8 (11.11%) Network Security
14 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
1 6 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (44.44%) Firewall
2 30 (41.67%) LAN
3 29 (40.28%) WAN
4 19 (26.39%) VPN
5 14 (19.44%) WLAN
6 13 (18.06%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
7 11 (15.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (15.28%) Internet
8 8 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (11.11%) Network Security
8 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (8.33%) ISDN
10 5 (6.94%) Broadband
10 5 (6.94%) VoIP
11 4 (5.56%) MPLS
11 4 (5.56%) SAN
12 3 (4.17%) DHCP
12 3 (4.17%) DNS
12 3 (4.17%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Legal
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Network Support
5 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.56%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.11%) NHS
4 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) HTC Vive
5 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.17%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (4.17%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.39%) CCTV
6 1 (1.39%) e-Health
6 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.39%) Handset
6 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) PMI
6 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) NetWare
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (1.39%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.39%) Unix
6 1 (1.39%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Network Management
2 9 (12.50%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.11%) Network Design
3 8 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (9.72%) Data Analysis
4 7 (9.72%) Security Patching
5 6 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 6 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (8.33%) System Testing
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.56%) Coaching
7 4 (5.56%) Presales
7 4 (5.56%) SDLC
7 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.56%) TDD
8 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) C
2 12 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 6 (8.33%) Python
4 5 (6.94%) C++
5 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.39%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (27.78%) CCNA
3 16 (22.22%) CCNP
4 8 (11.11%) CCIE
4 8 (11.11%) MCSE
4 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
6 6 (8.33%) CCA
6 6 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (6.94%) CCDP
7 5 (6.94%) MCP
7 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.56%) DBS Check
8 4 (5.56%) Degree
9 3 (4.17%) CCDE
9 3 (4.17%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (2.78%) CISA
10 2 (2.78%) CISM
10 2 (2.78%) CISSP
10 2 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
3 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) Firmware
3 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.39%) Docker
5 1 (1.39%) KVM
5 1 (1.39%) LXC
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Cisco
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) VMware
3 10 (13.89%) Citrix
4 6 (8.33%) Juniper
4 6 (8.33%) Meraki
4 6 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 5 (6.94%) Apple
5 5 (6.94%) CheckPoint
5 5 (6.94%) F5
5 5 (6.94%) IronPort
5 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
6 4 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (4.17%) Aruba
7 3 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.17%) Meru Networks
7 3 (4.17%) ScanSafe
8 2 (2.78%) MikroTik
8 2 (2.78%) Riverbed
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