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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 100 108 124
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs citing Wireless 29 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.17% 1.07% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.26% 6.79% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 16
Median daily rate £360 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £410 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £38.15 £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £55.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.96% +40.00%
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
463 442 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.60% 15.71% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 196 280
Median daily rate £375 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 78
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.19 £51.25 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Cambridgeshire +20 14 - - 21
Hertfordshire +5 8 £405 -26.36% 7
Essex +7 5 £288 -36.11% 2
Bedfordshire -5 2 - - 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 36 (60.00%) Cisco
2 31 (51.67%) LAN
3 26 (43.33%) Firewall
4 25 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (40.00%) WAN
6 18 (30.00%) CCNA
7 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (25.00%) CCNP
9 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (18.33%) Network Security
10 11 (18.33%) WLAN
10 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (16.67%) VMware
11 10 (16.67%) C
12 9 (15.00%) CCIE
12 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.00%) Citrix
12 9 (15.00%) F5
12 9 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
13 8 (13.33%) Network Management
13 8 (13.33%) Meraki
13 8 (13.33%) VPN
14 7 (11.67%) ITIL
14 7 (11.67%) Juniper
14 7 (11.67%) Sourcefire
14 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
14 7 (11.67%) Palo Alto
15 6 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
15 6 (10.00%) Aruba
15 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing

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 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
1 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (51.67%) LAN
2 26 (43.33%) Firewall
3 24 (40.00%) WAN
4 16 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (18.33%) Network Security
6 11 (18.33%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (18.33%) WLAN
7 9 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 8 (13.33%) VPN
9 6 (10.00%) Internet
9 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (10.00%) VoIP
10 5 (8.33%) BGP
10 5 (8.33%) OSPF
11 4 (6.67%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.67%) VLAN
12 3 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (5.00%) NetScaler
12 3 (5.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Developer
5 4 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) WSDL
2 2 (3.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) NHS
4 3 (5.00%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (5.00%) PlayStation
5 2 (3.33%) Telematics
6 1 (1.67%) CCTV
6 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (1.67%) NetWare
4 1 (1.67%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.67%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) Network Management
2 7 (11.67%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.67%) Network Design
5 4 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.67%) Presales
5 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.67%) Security Patching
5 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.67%) TDD
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (5.00%) System Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) C
2 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 4 (6.67%) C++
4 3 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (30.00%) CCNA
3 15 (25.00%) CCNP
4 9 (15.00%) CCIE
5 6 (10.00%) CCDP
6 3 (5.00%) CCA
6 3 (5.00%) CCDA
6 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.33%) CCDE
7 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.33%) CWNA
7 2 (3.33%) CWNE
7 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.33%) Degree
7 2 (3.33%) MCP
7 2 (3.33%) MCSE
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.67%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.67%) vSphere
3 1 (1.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (16.67%) VMware
3 9 (15.00%) Citrix
3 9 (15.00%) F5
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.33%) Meraki
5 7 (11.67%) Juniper
5 7 (11.67%) Palo Alto
5 7 (11.67%) Sourcefire
6 6 (10.00%) Aruba
6 6 (10.00%) IronPort
7 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (5.00%) Intel Security
9 3 (5.00%) ScanSafe
9 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.00%) Splunk
10 2 (3.33%) Apple
10 2 (3.33%) Brocade
10 2 (3.33%) NetApp
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