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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 56 39 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Contract jobs citing Wireless 1 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.22% 2.89% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 14.04% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Median daily rate £275 £269 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +62.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £300 £311
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +153.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £35.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +59.55%
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
44 114 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.82% 20.58% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 59 63
Median daily rate £348 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% +34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

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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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware