The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 53 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Wireless 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.65% 1.44% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.84% 8.05% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
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£338 £95 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -67.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
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East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 87 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.07% 17.86% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 27 40
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 8
Average hourly rate £24.56 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.45% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £27.50 £36.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Essex region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Essex region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood - 7 £338 -
Wireless
East of England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Broadband
2 12 (80.00%) DHCP
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) Perl
5 9 (60.00%) PHP
5 9 (60.00%) .NET
5 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
5 9 (60.00%) Firmware
5 9 (60.00%) NAS
5 9 (60.00%) Selenium
5 9 (60.00%) Ruby
5 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (53.33%) Telnet
6 8 (53.33%) FTP
6 8 (53.33%) HTTP
7 6 (40.00%) JUnit
7 6 (40.00%) Redmine
7 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
7 6 (40.00%) Trac
7 6 (40.00%) Bugzilla
7 6 (40.00%) Use Case
7 6 (40.00%) JIRA
7 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DHCP
1 12 (80.00%) Broadband
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) NAS
4 8 (53.33%) Telnet
4 8 (53.33%) FTP
4 8 (53.33%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (40.00%) Redmine
2 6 (40.00%) Trac
2 6 (40.00%) JUnit
2 6 (40.00%) Bugzilla
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Firmware
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) STB
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Use Case
1 6 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) Perl
3 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) MetaFrame
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) EMC
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Spiceworks
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) BT
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