The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 51 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Wireless 11 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.65% 1.12% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.22% 6.25% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £309 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.40 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +33.65%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 112 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.71% 17.89% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 34
Average daily rate £370 £308 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.32% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £23.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.59% +56.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Wireless Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wireless across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Wireless Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 £350 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £275 -31.25%
Stevenage -2 1 - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (22.22%) C
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
7 3 (16.67%) VPN
7 3 (16.67%) CCNP
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (16.67%) VoIP
7 3 (16.67%) ThreadX
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) Mitel
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) F5
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.11%) iPad
8 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (5.56%) Ethereal
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) WAAS
5 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.56%) snoop
5 1 (5.56%) IPsec
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) CGI
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Handset
2 1 (5.56%) e-Health
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) ThreadX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.56%) Lua
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCDST
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Snort
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Mitel
4 3 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee
5 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) CA
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
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