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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 97 74 108
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +34
Contract jobs citing Wireless 31 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.25% 2.20% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.27% 11.28% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 17
Median daily rate £400 £257 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.64% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £186 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £428 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 8
Median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +73.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £23.40 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £42.50 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £35.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +61.36%
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
375 541 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.16% 19.55% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 283 206
Median daily rate £400 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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 31 May 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
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 31 May 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 +17 16 £425 +88.88% 7
Suffolk -7 5 £270 +8.00%
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £430 +49.56% 3
Norfolk +2 3 £300 +20.00% 1
Bedfordshire -1 2 - - 4
Essex -17 1 £275 +2.42% 4
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 39 (59.09%) LAN
2 38 (57.58%) Cisco
3 26 (39.39%) WAN
4 23 (34.85%) Firewall
5 19 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (22.73%) WLAN
6 15 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (22.73%) Network Security
7 13 (19.70%) Windows
8 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 12 (18.18%) CCNA
8 12 (18.18%) Juniper
9 11 (16.67%) VPN
9 11 (16.67%) Linux
9 11 (16.67%) ITIL
10 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 10 (15.15%) VMware
10 10 (15.15%) Network Design
10 10 (15.15%) Meraki
11 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
12 8 (12.12%) HP
12 8 (12.12%) F5
12 8 (12.12%) Aruba
12 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
13 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
13 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (10.61%) VLAN
13 7 (10.61%) Network Management
13 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
13 7 (10.61%) CCNP

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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 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) IaaS
2 2 (3.03%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (59.09%) LAN
2 26 (39.39%) WAN
3 23 (34.85%) Firewall
4 15 (22.73%) Network Security
4 15 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (22.73%) WLAN
5 12 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 11 (16.67%) VPN
7 7 (10.61%) Broadband
7 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (10.61%) ISDN
7 7 (10.61%) VLAN
8 5 (7.58%) 3G
8 5 (7.58%) 4G
8 5 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (7.58%) LTE
9 4 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (6.06%) IP Telephony
9 4 (6.06%) OSPF
9 4 (6.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.09%) Electronics
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Network Support
4 6 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (9.09%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Juniper Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) WLAN Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Support
6 4 (6.06%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Juniper Support
6 4 (6.06%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.03%) Web Services
1 2 (3.03%) WSDL
1 2 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
1 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) iSeries
4 2 (3.03%) Telematics
5 1 (1.52%) e-Health
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.52%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.52%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.09%) Unix
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) ITIL
2 10 (15.15%) Network Design
3 7 (10.61%) Network Management
4 6 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.58%) Project Management
5 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.03%) Change Control
7 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.03%) Facilities Management
7 2 (3.03%) Line Management
7 2 (3.03%) Process Improvement
7 2 (3.03%) QMS
7 2 (3.03%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.03%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (3.03%) Service Management
8 1 (1.52%) Change Management
8 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) C
1 7 (10.61%) Embedded C
2 2 (3.03%) C++
2 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.18%) CCNA
3 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) CCNP
4 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) CCIE
5 5 (7.58%) Degree
6 3 (4.55%) CWNA
6 3 (4.55%) CWNE
6 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.03%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.03%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.03%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.52%) CWAP
8 1 (1.52%) CWDP
8 1 (1.52%) CWSP
8 1 (1.52%) MCSE
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) GxP
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
2 1 (1.52%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 38 (57.58%) Cisco
2 12 (18.18%) Juniper
3 10 (15.15%) Meraki
3 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.15%) VMware
4 8 (12.12%) Aruba
4 8 (12.12%) F5
4 8 (12.12%) HP
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (6.06%) Palo Alto
6 4 (6.06%) SolarWinds
6 4 (6.06%) Splunk
7 3 (4.55%) Avaya
7 3 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.03%) Mitel
8 2 (3.03%) Nortel
9 1 (1.52%) arcserve
9 1 (1.52%) CA
9 1 (1.52%) Dell
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