The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 49 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing Wireless 9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 0.59% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 2.44% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Median daily rate £350 £275 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+53.84% +30.00%
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
126 205 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.75% 24.12% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 93 50
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 15
Median hourly rate £18.25 £21.53 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Watford - 3 £269 -
Stevenage +7 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City +7 1 £425 -22.72%
Hertford - 1 £450 -
Wireless
East of England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) LAN
3 14 (51.85%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 9 (33.33%) Juniper
7 8 (29.63%) WLAN
7 8 (29.63%) Network Security
7 8 (29.63%) Aruba
7 8 (29.63%) Meraki
8 7 (25.93%) F5
9 6 (22.22%) Network Design
9 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (22.22%) Network Management
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (22.22%) CCNP
10 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (18.52%) 4G
10 5 (18.52%) HP
10 5 (18.52%) CCIE
10 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 5 (18.52%) VPN
10 5 (18.52%) Broadband
10 5 (18.52%) ISDN
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) 3G
10 5 (18.52%) BGP
10 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) LTE

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) LAN
2 14 (51.85%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (44.44%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) WAN
5 8 (29.63%) Network Security
5 8 (29.63%) WLAN
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (18.52%) 3G
7 5 (18.52%) 4G
7 5 (18.52%) BGP
7 5 (18.52%) Broadband
7 5 (18.52%) ISDN
7 5 (18.52%) LTE
7 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (14.81%) OSPF
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) VLAN
9 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Wireless Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) WLAN Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco Support
5 4 (14.81%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Network Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper Support
6 3 (11.11%) Network Support
6 3 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) CCTV
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Design
1 6 (22.22%) Network Management
1 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Presales
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
3 5 (18.52%) CCIE
4 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) CWNA
5 3 (11.11%) CWNE
6 2 (7.41%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (7.41%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (3.70%) CWAP
7 1 (3.70%) CWDP
7 1 (3.70%) CWSP
7 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) Juniper
3 8 (29.63%) Aruba
3 8 (29.63%) Meraki
4 7 (25.93%) F5
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
6 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 3 (11.11%) Splunk
8 2 (7.41%) Brocade
8 2 (7.41%) Citrix
8 2 (7.41%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (7.41%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (3.70%) Apple
9 1 (3.70%) Dell
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.70%) ScanSafe
9 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire