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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 75 101 62
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -39
Contract jobs citing Wireless 55 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.11% 1.23% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.25% 10.20% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% +0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £346 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £25.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -20.63%
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
386 343 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.82% 12.03% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 149 152
Average daily rate £375 £370 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £212 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 37 65
Average hourly rate £24.75 £23.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% +23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 26 £338 +44.38% 12
Norfolk +2 9 £250 -16.66% 1
Essex +12 7 £190 -38.21% 2
Hertfordshire +5 7 £293 -2.50% 5
Suffolk +1 5 £250 -
Bedfordshire -4 3 £438 - 2
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 46 (46.00%) Cisco
2 37 (37.00%) Firewall
3 24 (24.00%) Windows
4 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.00%) HP
4 20 (20.00%) VMware
5 18 (18.00%) VoIP
5 18 (18.00%) WAN
5 18 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (18.00%) CheckPoint
6 17 (17.00%) LAN
6 17 (17.00%) Active Directory
6 17 (17.00%) C
6 17 (17.00%) F5
7 16 (16.00%) CCNP
7 16 (16.00%) Embedded C
7 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 15 (15.00%) ITIL
8 15 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (14.00%) DHCP
10 13 (13.00%) DNS
10 13 (13.00%) Linux
10 13 (13.00%) MS Exchange
11 11 (11.00%) VPN
11 11 (11.00%) Citrix
11 11 (11.00%) IP Telephony
11 11 (11.00%) Degree
12 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
12 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (13.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Lync
6 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Office
2 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.00%) Firewall
2 18 (18.00%) VoIP
2 18 (18.00%) WAN
3 17 (17.00%) LAN
4 15 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (14.00%) DHCP
6 13 (13.00%) DNS
7 11 (11.00%) VPN
7 11 (11.00%) IP Telephony
8 10 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 9 (9.00%) Internet
10 8 (8.00%) Network Security
10 8 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
11 7 (7.00%) 3G
12 6 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (6.00%) LTE
12 6 (6.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (5.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Selenium
2 3 (3.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.00%) Redmine
3 2 (2.00%) Trac
4 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.00%) JUnit
4 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.00%) Electronics
3 4 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (17.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.00%) Software Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Analyst
4 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.00%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.00%) IT Support
9 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Security Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Embedded C Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.00%) HTML
3 2 (2.00%) JSON
3 2 (2.00%) RESTful
4 1 (1.00%) HTML5
4 1 (1.00%) CSS3
4 1 (1.00%) J2EE
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
4 1 (1.00%) Flash
4 1 (1.00%) CGI
4 1 (1.00%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) SecurID
2 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.00%) NHS
3 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.00%) iPad
4 2 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.00%) STB
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.00%) Handset
5 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.00%) PDA
5 1 (1.00%) CCTV
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.00%) Open Source
5 1 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.00%) Windows
2 13 (13.00%) Linux
3 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.00%) ThreadX
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.00%) Android
8 2 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (15.00%) ITIL
3 7 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.00%) TDD
5 5 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.00%) Migration
6 4 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (3.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.00%) Change Control
7 3 (3.00%) Information Security
7 3 (3.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (3.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.00%) System Testing
8 2 (2.00%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.00%) C
2 16 (16.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (5.00%) Java
3 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.00%) PHP
4 4 (4.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (3.00%) Ruby
5 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.00%) Python
5 3 (3.00%) Perl
5 3 (3.00%) C++
6 2 (2.00%) Lua
6 2 (2.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.00%) SQL
7 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (16.00%) CCNP
3 11 (11.00%) Degree
4 7 (7.00%) CCNA
4 7 (7.00%) CCIE
5 5 (5.00%) CCDP
5 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.00%) CCSE
6 4 (4.00%) JNCIP
6 4 (4.00%) JNCIE
6 4 (4.00%) CCSP
6 4 (4.00%) HP ASE
6 4 (4.00%) HP MASE
7 3 (3.00%) CISSP
7 3 (3.00%) CISM
8 2 (2.00%) SSCP
9 1 (1.00%) PMP
9 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.00%) MCDST
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.00%) COBIT
4 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (17.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.00%) vSphere
3 8 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.00%) Firmware
5 3 (3.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Cisco
2 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.00%) HP
2 20 (20.00%) VMware
3 18 (18.00%) CheckPoint
4 17 (17.00%) F5
5 11 (11.00%) Citrix
6 9 (9.00%) NetApp
7 7 (7.00%) McAfee
7 7 (7.00%) Juniper
8 5 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.00%) Mitel
9 4 (4.00%) Symantec
9 4 (4.00%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.00%) Avaya
9 4 (4.00%) Lotus
10 3 (3.00%) EMC
10 3 (3.00%) Aruba
11 2 (2.00%) Kerio
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