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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
England / East of England
Rank 96 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Wireless 28 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.31% 1.53% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 10.51% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 15
Median daily rate £195 £445 £257
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.17% +73.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £185 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £535 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £27.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.77% +9.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.45 £14.55 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £42.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +55.33%

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
369 352 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.29% 14.58% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 192 188
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 65
Median hourly rate £27.25 £40.13 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.08% +68.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +5 12 £369 -21.03% 15
Hertfordshire -8 11 £195 -56.66% 6
Essex -2 3 - - 2
Norfolk +5 1 - -
Bedfordshire 0 1 - - 4
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 27 (44.26%) Cisco
1 27 (44.26%) Cisco Certification
1 27 (44.26%) Firewall
2 24 (39.34%) LAN
3 21 (34.43%) WAN
4 19 (31.15%) VPN
5 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
6 14 (22.95%) C
6 14 (22.95%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (21.31%) CCNA
8 12 (19.67%) Network Design
9 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
9 11 (18.03%) Network Management
9 11 (18.03%) CCNP
9 11 (18.03%) Windows
9 11 (18.03%) Python
10 10 (16.39%) ISDN
10 10 (16.39%) Linux
10 10 (16.39%) ITIL
10 10 (16.39%) Juniper
10 10 (16.39%) Finance
10 10 (16.39%) Network Security
11 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.75%) VMware
11 9 (14.75%) Internet
11 9 (14.75%) Broadband
11 9 (14.75%) WLAN
12 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
12 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
12 8 (13.11%) 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 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
1 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (44.26%) Firewall
2 24 (39.34%) LAN
3 21 (34.43%) WAN
4 19 (31.15%) VPN
5 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
6 10 (16.39%) ISDN
6 10 (16.39%) Network Security
7 9 (14.75%) Broadband
7 9 (14.75%) Internet
7 9 (14.75%) WLAN
8 6 (9.84%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (8.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (8.20%) Ethernet
9 5 (8.20%) SAN
10 4 (6.56%) Bluetooth
10 4 (6.56%) DHCP
10 4 (6.56%) DNS
10 4 (6.56%) MPLS
11 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.92%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Electronics
3 4 (6.56%) Legal
4 3 (4.92%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.28%) German Language
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Network Support
3 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) C Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded C Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (4.92%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) NHS
4 2 (3.28%) e-Health
4 2 (3.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) CCTV
5 1 (1.64%) Handset
5 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Android
5 3 (4.92%) NetWare
6 2 (3.28%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.64%) Unix
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (19.67%) Network Design
3 11 (18.03%) Network Management
4 10 (16.39%) ITIL
5 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.20%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Coaching
7 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.92%) High Availability
7 3 (4.92%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.92%) Security Patching
7 3 (4.92%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.92%) System Testing
8 2 (3.28%) Information Security
8 2 (3.28%) Project Management
8 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) C
2 11 (18.03%) Python
3 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
4 4 (6.56%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.64%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (21.31%) CCNA
3 11 (18.03%) CCNP
3 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
5 8 (13.11%) Degree
6 6 (9.84%) MCSE
6 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.56%) DBS Check
7 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.92%) CCA
8 3 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.92%) MCP
8 3 (4.92%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (3.28%) CCIE
9 2 (3.28%) CISA
9 2 (3.28%) CISM
9 2 (3.28%) CISSP
9 2 (3.28%) MCSA
9 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Firmware
2 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.92%) XenApp
4 2 (3.28%) Docker
4 2 (3.28%) KVM
4 2 (3.28%) LXC
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.64%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Cisco
2 10 (16.39%) Juniper
3 9 (14.75%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) Citrix
4 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.84%) Apple
5 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.92%) Aruba
7 3 (4.92%) F5
7 3 (4.92%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.28%) Brocade
8 2 (3.28%) CA
8 2 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
8 2 (3.28%) Vyatta
9 1 (1.64%) Dell
9 1 (1.64%) Mitel
9 1 (1.64%) NetApp
9 1 (1.64%) Nokia
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