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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 107 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Contract jobs citing Wireless 39 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.24% 1.63% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.35% 10.96% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 20
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£335 £255 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.37% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £279
% change year-on-year
- +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £31.50 £40.25 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +11.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.15 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-38.46% +16.07%
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
467 356 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.80% 14.85% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 141 259
Average daily rate £338 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 43 75
Average hourly rate £25.50 £26.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -3 18 £350 +4.47% 15
Essex -4 8 £165 +73.68% 3
Hertfordshire -14 8 £275 -6.77% 5
Suffolk -17 3 £375 +47.05% 1
Bedfordshire -18 2 - - 5
Norfolk - - - -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 42 (58.33%) Firewall
2 34 (47.22%) Cisco
3 29 (40.28%) Windows
4 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (22.22%) LAN
6 16 (22.22%) WAN
7 15 (20.83%) HP
7 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
8 14 (19.44%) ITIL
8 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
8 14 (19.44%) DHCP
9 13 (18.06%) Linux
9 13 (18.06%) VPN
9 13 (18.06%) Hyper-V
10 12 (16.67%) C
10 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (15.28%) Broadband
11 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
11 11 (15.28%) Firmware
11 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (13.89%) Bluetooth
12 10 (13.89%) FTP
12 10 (13.89%) HTTP
12 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (13.89%) ZigBee

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 42 (58.33%) Firewall
2 20 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (22.22%) LAN
3 16 (22.22%) WAN
4 14 (19.44%) DHCP
5 13 (18.06%) VPN
6 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
6 11 (15.28%) Broadband
7 10 (13.89%) Bluetooth
7 10 (13.89%) FTP
7 10 (13.89%) HTTP
7 10 (13.89%) NAS
7 10 (13.89%) ZigBee
8 9 (12.50%) VoIP
8 9 (12.50%) GSM
8 9 (12.50%) Telnet
9 8 (11.11%) 2G
10 7 (9.72%) 3G
11 5 (6.94%) DNS
11 5 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Selenium
2 7 (9.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (9.72%) JUnit
3 6 (8.33%) Bugzilla
3 6 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (8.33%) Redmine
3 6 (8.33%) Trac
4 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.39%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) GDB
General
1 9 (12.50%) Electronics
2 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 16 (22.22%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Network Support
6 7 (9.72%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Security Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Cisco Support
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
8 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.39%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Firmware
2 5 (6.94%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.56%) STB
3 4 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.17%) PKI
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Open Source
5 2 (2.78%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.39%) e-Health
6 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.39%) Handset
6 1 (1.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 13 (18.06%) Linux
4 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) Android
5 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.39%) AIX
7 1 (1.39%) Solaris
7 1 (1.39%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Migration
3 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (11.11%) Change Control
4 7 (9.72%) Use Case
5 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.56%) Network Management
6 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Time Management
8 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.78%) Regression Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Validation
8 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.39%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.39%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) C
2 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (12.50%) Perl
2 9 (12.50%) PHP
2 9 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 9 (12.50%) Ruby
2 9 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 7 (9.72%) Embedded C
4 5 (6.94%) C++
5 4 (5.56%) Embedded C++
5 4 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.11%) CCNP
3 6 (8.33%) CCNA
4 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) CCSA
5 3 (4.17%) CCSE
6 2 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.39%) GIAC
7 1 (1.39%) CISSP
7 1 (1.39%) CEH
7 1 (1.39%) CISMP
7 1 (1.39%) Degree
7 1 (1.39%) GPEN
7 1 (1.39%) OSCP
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) XenApp
4 1 (1.39%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (5.56%) ARCserve
4 2 (2.78%) SCCM
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Cisco
2 15 (20.83%) HP
3 9 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.94%) CA
5 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.56%) Aruba
6 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 3 (4.17%) Sourcefire
6 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.78%) Apple
7 2 (2.78%) EMC
7 2 (2.78%) Websense
7 2 (2.78%) VMware
7 2 (2.78%) Trend Micro
7 2 (2.78%) F5
7 2 (2.78%) Splunk
8 1 (1.39%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.39%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.39%) Polycom
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Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago