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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 51 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.75% 0.90% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% 5.81% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £398 £338 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £282 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £350 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £359 £328
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-37.69% +62.50%
Wireless
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
77 86 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.25% 15.47% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 77
Median daily rate £350 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.95 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £45.07 £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 1 - -
Witham - 1 £575 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) NHS
5 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (33.33%) Security Patching
6 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (33.33%) Firmware
6 4 (33.33%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) WLAN
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) CCA
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (25.00%) System Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (16.67%) SCCM

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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) WLAN
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless Security
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) DSL
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
7 1 (8.33%) MPLS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) NHS
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Threat Management
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) CCA
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) VMware