The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
Rank 52 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Wireless 4 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.02% 1.16% 3.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 7.79% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £398 £338 £257
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +31.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £350 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
62 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 15.82% 14.84% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 45
Median daily rate £290 £438 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.71% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £325 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £43.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.93% +190.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Wireless
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

Wireless
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 17 January 2017.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Wireless
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Basildon -8 2 - -
Witham - 1 £575 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) PMI

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) DSL
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) German Language
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Information Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Officer
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) People Management
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Threat Management
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) VMware